verb (used with object), jux·ta·posed, jux·ta·pos·ing.
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Origin of juxtapose
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This technique allowed Mehring to juxtapose color fields — in this case, gold and blue — with simple geometric shapes.In the galleries: The Washington colorists and the CIA|Mark Jenkins|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
This metaphor raises a lot of questions when juxtaposed with the rest of the lyrics of the song.R. Kelly’s Craziest Lyrics From ‘Black Panties,’ Analyzed|Chancellor Agard|December 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And at Waddesdon Manor last year, items were placed in certain places, juxtaposed with objects that look entirely different.The Writer and the Potter: Edmund De Waal on his New York Debut|Iain Millar|September 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And, while there are many startlingly violent scenes, they are juxtaposed with beauteous ones.‘12 Years a Slave,’ Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor and Michael Fassbender, Is Mesmerizing|Marlow Stern|August 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is against their wholeness that the incomplete impressions of the recent past or present are juxtaposed.Resurrecting Afghanistan: Khaled Hosseini’s ‘And the Mountains Echoed’|Rafia Zakaria|May 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He also noted that vintage detail, when juxtaposed with an otherwise modern world, “enhances the weirdness of their relationship.”‘Bates Motel’: Freddie Highmore Talks Sex, Incest, and Young Norman Bates|Anna Klassen|March 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When colours are juxtaposed, they become influenced as to their hue.Principles of Decorative Design|Christopher Dresser
It is known that juxtaposed colors generally enrich one another and this phenomenon is known as simultaneous contrast.Artificial Light|M. Luckiesh
The most free and ruddy and brave of his pages are juxtaposed with some of the most soft and timid.Musical Portraits|Paul Rosenfeld
In other juxtaposed twins the plane of composition is, however, not necessarily the twin-plane.
When they were together the Jacobean and the Victorian ages were juxtaposed.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy