Translation of "contrast" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈkɒn·trɑːst/ us /ˈkɑn·træst/

an obvious difference between two people or things

The contrast between their lifestyles couldn’t be greater.


verb uk /kənˈtrɑːst/ us /kənˈtræst/

to compare two people or things

comparar, contrastar
If you contrast his early novels with his later work, you can see how his writing has developed.

(Translation of “contrast” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /kənˈtraːst/

to show marked difference from

contrastar (con)
His words contrast with his actions.

to compare so as to show differences

Contrast fresh and frozen vegetables and you’ll find the fresh ones taste better.

(Translation of “contrast” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)