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Synonyms for antithesis
ænˈtɪθ ə sɪs; -ˌsizan·tithe·sis

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  1. antithesis

    Synonyms:
    contrast, opposition, contradiction, antagonism

    Antonyms:
    identity, sameness, convertibility, coincidence, coalescence

Princeton's WordNet

  1. antithesisnoun

    exact opposite

    "his theory is the antithesis of mine"

  2. antithesisnoun

    the juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance

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  1. antithesisnoun

    Synonyms:
    (Rhet.) contrast, opposition

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How to use antithesis in a sentence?

  1. Trey Gowdy:

    This isn't about Tim Scott playing kingmaker. If you know him, he is willing to make everyone else the star, kingmaker would be the antithesis of what Tim Scott is. There is not a self-promoting bone in his body.

  2. Dennis Moss:

    Harriet Tubman was the antithesis of slavery, i thought that suggestion was a good suggestion.

  3. Anna Hakkarainen:

    Lapland is the antithesis to the urban hustle and bustle.

  4. Tim Walz:

    It's the antithesis of how we live. It's the antithesis of civilian control.

  5. Thomas Sowell:

    Force is the antithesis of freedom, but force must be used, if only to defend against other force.


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