What does contrasting mean?

Definitions for contrasting
con·trast·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word contrasting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. contrasting, contrastive(adj)

    strikingly different; tending to contrast

    "contrasting (or contrastive) colors"

Wiktionary

  1. contrasting(Adjective)

    Set in opposition to, showing the differences between. From contrast.

    George W. Bush and John Kerry had contrasting debating styles.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contrasting

    of Contrast

How to pronounce contrasting?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say contrasting in sign language?

  1. contrasting

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contrasting in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contrasting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of contrasting in a Sentence

  1. Matt Moscardi:

    It's not a coincidence that the day before Uber was expected to make a filing that investors are immediately contrasting it to Lyft and Lyft looks less attractive.

  2. Erik Jones:

    They have completely contrasting messages, where Trump has argued for 'America first,' Emmanuel Macron is arguing for a kind of cosmopolitan globalist vision of France and of Europe, that is going to create very sharp contrast when the two meet in France.

  3. Jason Johnson:

    As entertaining as it was during the last debate -- and frankly as therapeutic it was for people, myself included -- to watch Marco engage in his old locker room glory days of trading insults and following up the next week talking about the size of Donald Trump's hands -- it's not going to get the job done, what's going to get the job done is contrasting in a presidential way with Donald Trump.

  4. Ermanno Scervino:

    On top of contrasting materials, I also contrasted colors, i like blue with red, contrasting everything.

  5. Kayleigh McEnany:

    This President will always put America first, This President will always protect American citizens. We will not see diseases like the coronavirus come here, we will not see terrorism come here. And isn't that refreshing when contrasting it with the awful presidency of President Obama ?

Images & Illustrations of contrasting

  1. contrastingcontrastingcontrastingcontrastingcontrasting

Popularity rank by frequency of use

contrasting#10000#21085#100000

Translations for contrasting

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for contrasting »

Translation

Find a translation for the contrasting definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these contrasting definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "contrasting." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 22 Sep. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/contrasting>.

    Are we missing a good definition for contrasting? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for contrasting:


    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.