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antithesis
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The juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance WordNet 3.0
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The juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Antithesis is used in writing or speech either as a proposition that contrasts with or reverses some previously mentioned proposition, or when two opposites are introduced together for contrasting effect. Wikipedia
Something that is the opposite of something else Wikidata
The direct opposite. OmegaWiki
A device by which two contrasting ideas are juxtaposed in parallel form. Wiktionary
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