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[Tn, Tn.pr] ~ A and/with B compare (two people or things) so that differences are made clear 对比(以显出两人或事物的差异): It is interesting to contrast the two writers. 将这两位作家加以比较是很有意思的. * contrast his work and/with hers 把他的作品与她的作品加以比较.
[I, Ipr] ~ (with sb/sth) show a difference when compared (通过对比)显出差异; 形成对照: Her actions contrasted sharply with her promises. 她的行动与她的诺言有天壤之别. * Her actions and her promises contrasted sharply, ie She did not do as she had promised. 她的行动与她的诺言相去甚远.