Sentence Examples


  • He was such a contrast of emotions, and yet so masculine.
  • All the peaks remained snow-capped, giving sharply defined contrast to the green of their slopes and the blue of the summer sky.
  • He revived Cynthia and wrapped her tightly in a bright red blanket, stark contrast to her blanched pallor.
  • His authority quickly and quietly accepted by all classes, the new ruler governed the city with a stern justice which was in marked contrast to the recent reign of licence and disorder.
  • A striking contrast was exhibited in October 1424, when a Stamford friar, John Russell, who had preached that any religious potest concumbere cum muliere and not mortally sin, was sentenced only to retract his doctrine.

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