Juxtaposition

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Juxtaposition Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of positioning close together (or side by side); "it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors"
  • a side-by-side position

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the act of positioning close together (or side by side); "it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors" ,
  • a side-by-side position

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Juxtaposition'


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  • Juxtaposition Magazine: Juxtaposition Global Health Magazine is a student publication published twice a year by students at the University of Toronto. Originally started as an

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'Juxtaposition' example sentence in quotations


* I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence of mine either out of its context or in juxtaposition to some incongruous matter which quite distorted my meaning , or destroyed it altogether. - Alfred North Whitehead


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  • "Tradition!": Bock and Harnick's Greatest Songs
    This juxtaposition of pain and joy in Harnick's words is so true to life and lends their songs depth and believability, beautifully fleshed out by Bock's music, which draws on Jewish and European traditions while looking forward to the 20th-century American melting pot, and is always both well-suited to both the context of the show and the ear of the audie Read more on this news related to 'Juxtaposition'
  • Tanya Tagaq's trail of tears and triumph
    By Francois Marchand Words can’t fully encapsulate the magnitude of the performance Inuk throat singer Tanya Tagaq gave at the 2014 Polaris Music Prize gala in Toronto in September. A wordless juxtaposition of grunts, screams, whispers and flutters, her performance took the gala audience and the people watching via a live YouTube stream on a […] Read more on this news related to 'Juxtaposition'

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