1 opposition contrast: the antithesis of right and wrong 2 the direct opposite: her behavior was the very antithesis of cowardly 3 a the placing of a sentence or one of its parts against another to which it is opposed to form a balanced contrast of ideas, as in “give me liberty or give me death” b the second sentence or part. Trevor hoffman was the antithesis of the physically intimidating, smoke-throwing closer — jay jaffe, sicom, while the numbers don't always support it, trevor hoffman will likely secure a hall of fame spot, 18 dec 2017 then there's lavar, whose preposterous bluster is the very antithesis of the stoic, reserved. Notice that the words i use for antonyms are usually abstract concepts, things that you can't really visualize by themselves in reality, while the things and people i use for antithesis can be visualized essentially, the difference between antonym and antithesis is that an antonym is a word having the exact. The antithesis of right and wrong 2 the direct opposite (usually followed by of or to): her behavior was the very antithesis of cowardly 3 rhetoric the placing of a sentence or one of its parts against another to which it is opposed to form a balanced contrast of ideas, as in “give me liberty or give me death” the second. 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 antithesis can be defined as a figure of speech involving a seeming contradiction of ideas, words, clauses, or sentences. Uk law and international commercial surrogacy: 'the very antithesis of sensible' jackson, emily (2016) uk law and international commercial surrogacy: 'the very antithesis of sensible' journal of medical law and ethics, 4 (3) pp 197-214 issn 2213-5405.
The exact opposite: she is slim and shy - the very antithesis of her sister he is the exact antithesis of what i find attractive in men a contrast between two things: thanks to the collapse of communism the political antithesis between left and right is less important thesaurus: synonyms and related words opposites. Contrast:the antithesis of right and wrong the direct opposite (usually fol by of or to):her behavior was the very antithesis of cowardly rhetoric the placing of a sentence or one of its parts against another to which it is opposed to form a balanced contrast of ideas, as in give me liberty or give me death'' the second sentence. Last week, catholics for choice launched a public relations campaign called “ abortion in good faith” in it, the group claims that “public funding for abortion is a catholic social justice value” the campaign and the organization have received much well-deserved, high-profile denouncement from catholic.
Yet king said the united states, historically, had a schizophrenic personality that was manifested in the very antithesis of these principles - slavery and segregation through our scientific genius we have made of this world a neighborhood, he said now, through our moral and ethical commitment, we. That kind of world is the very antithesis of the so-called new order of tyranny which the dictators seek to create with the crash of a bomb to that new order we oppose the greater conception -- the moral order a good society is able to face schemes of world domination and foreign revolutions alike without. Opposition contrast: the antithesis of right and wrong the direct opposite (usually followed by of or to): her behaviour was the very antithesis of cowardly a juxtaposition is just putting two (or more) things together when i took art, we did a topic called 'juxtaposition' — literally, the composition was just.
1the opposite of something love is the antithesis of selfishness students finishing their education at 16 is the very antithesis of what society needs the current establishment is the antithesis of democracy oxford collocations dictionary adjectiveabsolute, complete, exact, verb + antithesisbe, represent. I, robot was the very beginning of my career proper packager byron preiss, a longtime finder-exploiter-nurturer of new talent, caught one of my cold mailings when i was still a lathe operator in 1992 they signed me to a dream job for a classic illustration freak: sixteen interior full-page paintings to accompany the narrative of.
The very idea of apologetics (defending the christian faith against its cultured despisers) calls for a healthy and sound notion of antithesis, or else apologetics makes no sense since belief and unbelief ultimately stand over against each other, they need to challenge each other or call each other to account, as though the. Definition of antithesis - a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or something else, (in hegelian philosophy) the negation of the thesis as. I don't know what the hell is going on with fb it appears my gmmuk page is back on the grid but to be perfectly honest, i wish it wasn't i want to tell fb to take a jump i'm fed up with all their dirty tricks & if people can't be bothered to subscribe to my website then to hell with it.