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Synonyms for juxtaposition
ˌdʒʌk stə pəˈzɪʃ ənjux·ta·po·si·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. juxtaposition

    Synonyms:
    proximity, contiguity, contact

Princeton's WordNet

  1. juxtaposition, apposition, collocationnoun

    the act of positioning close together (or side by side)

    "it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors"

    Synonyms:
    collocation, apposition

  2. juxtapositionnoun

    a side-by-side position

    Synonyms:
    collocation, apposition

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. juxtapositionnoun

    Synonyms:
    proximity, contiguity, contact

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "juxtaposition":

    aggregation

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How to use juxtaposition in a sentence?

  1. Alfred North Whitehead:

    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.

  2. Helitzer:

    Good humor is a paradox. The unexpected juxtaposition of the reasonable next to the unreasonable.

  3. Dejan Stojanovic:

    There is something perfect to be found in the imperfect: the law keeps balance through the juxtaposition of beauty, which gains perfection through nurtured imperfection.

  4. The Dolphin Project:

    While we cannot explain the reason for her behavior, the juxtaposition of a previously-wild orca against the stark backdrop of the park’s performance area is unsettling, to say the least.

  5. Roberto Brumat:

    I was strolling on the beach of Santa Maria del Focallo, near Pozzallo, and I knew that the Danish ship was( and still is) on the backdrop, i took the video to show the juxtaposition between two worlds. I thought it was a highly symbolic scene.

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