Definitions and translations for "antithesis"

Definition of antithesis

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Noun
1. Exact opposite.
His theory is the antithesis of mine.
2. The juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance.
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English - English - antithesis

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n. opposite, contrast

English - Spanish - antithesis

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s. antítesis, contrario, cosa opuesta, opuesto, reverso

English - French - antithesis

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n. antithèse, contraste

English - German - antithesis

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n. Widerspruch; Antithese

English - Indonesian - antithesis

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n. lawan yg tepat, perlawanan, pertentangan, penyatuan pendapatan yg bertentangan

English - Italian - antithesis

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s. antitesi

English - Polish - antithesis

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n. antyteza, przeciwstawnia

English - Portuguese - antithesis

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s. antítese, oposição

English - Romanian - antithesis

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n. antiteză, opoziţie

English - Russian - antithesis

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с. антитезис, полная противоположность, контраст; противоречие

English - Turkish - antithesis

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i. antitez, karşısav, zıtlık

English - Ukrainian - antithesis

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n. антитеза, протиставлення, протилежність: повна протилежність, контраст, антитезис

English - Dutch - antithesis

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zn. antithese, tegenstelling

English - Greek - antithesis

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ουσ. κτυπητή διαφορά, αντίθεση

English - Arabic - antithesis

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‏نقيض، عكس، مضاد، النقيضة، طباق‏

English - Chinese - antithesis

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(名) 对立面; 对照; 对立; 对偶

English - Chinese - antithesis

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(名) 對立面; 對照; 對立; 對偶

English - Hindi - antithesis

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n. विलोम, विपरीतता, प्रतिपक्ष

English - Japanese - antithesis

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(名) 対照; 対照法

English - Korean - antithesis

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명. 대조, 대조법, 반대

English - Vietnamese - antithesis

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n. phản đối, phản đề, đối chiếu, phép đối ngẩu
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Synonyms for antithesis
opposite: converse, reverse, inverse, corollary, transformation