Sentence Examples


  • There was an ironic counterpoint buried in the music and lyrics.
  • The halter gathers the bosoms together for a slightly minimizing effect, while the flaired skirt bottom adds just enough fullness at the bottom to create a counterpoint.
  • Choose simple, clean jewelry as a counterpoint to glitzy gowns, but go bold and edgy with statement necklaces and other pieces when dressing up simpler silhouettes.
  • The 101ers were a pub-rock band, a group of bands that formed as a counterpoint to the excess that was becoming apparent in popular music.
  • You can also serve them along side of another dessert, like chocolate mousse, to add a textural counterpoint to the dessert.