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When you place things side-by-side, you automatically start comparing because the differences are highlighted. And, there's a word for that: "juxtaposition."
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Origin of juxtaposition
OTHER WORDS FROM juxtapositionjux·ta·po·si·tion·al, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for juxtaposition
The juxtaposition planted a story of association on websites that touted both men for their talks.
Regardless, The Blood Telegram offers a nuanced yet unflinching look at the juxtaposition of geopolitics and humanitarian crisis.Bloody Bloody Richard Nixon’s Role in a Forgotten Genocide|Nick Turse|September 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“I love the juxtaposition between sexy, corset-details and these incredibly beautiful fabrics,” she said.
Her yen for juxtaposition of pretty and ugly, water and tar, public and private, can be seen in the smallest moments.
Is it the juxtaposition of Geordie straightforwardness with lofty intellectualism?Meet ‘Inspector Lewis’: Kevin Whately on ‘Morse,’ John Thaw, and the End of the Series|Jace Lacob|June 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Your uncle was such a master of expression that almost anything placed in juxtaposition must suffer from the contrast.
Each of these cars had a door cut in one end, and these door-way ends were placed in juxtaposition and remained so always.The Crest of the Continent|Ernest Ingersoll
How the noblest and the commonest stand there in juxtaposition!Beyond Good and Evil|Friedrich Nietzsche
There might be a juxtaposition of persons, but there could be no society; there might be a Personal, but not a Political, Economy.Harmonies of Political Economy|Frdric Bastiat
It is eloquent in its brevity and juxtaposition of the creative word and the created world.The Expositor's Bible: The Psalms, Vol. 1|A. Maclaren