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
  • Juxtaposition Arts: Juxtaposition Arts is a youth oriented non-profit visual art center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and it is known for community collaborations, studio classes

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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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Juxtaposition Sample Sentences in News


  • Artist explores idea of self in solo Rockingham show
    A collection of artworks will explore the juxtaposition between the true self and the outer form when Safety Bay artist Christina Curran launches her first solo exhibition on Friday. Read more on this news related to 'Juxtaposition'
  • Black Friday and the gap between rich and poor
    To the editor: What a revealing juxtaposition of articles on the front page of The Times. ("Black Friday highlights the contrast between rich and poor," and "High-end home sales are surging in Southern California," Nov. 23) Read more on this news related to 'Juxtaposition'
  • With playoff bid in hand, Detroit Lions aim for first NFC North title against Bears
    One has everything to play for. The other has nothing to play for at all. The juxtaposition between the Detroit Lions (10-4) and the Chicago Bears (5-9) could not be more stark. Read more on this news related to 'Juxtaposition'

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