Is CONTRAST a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

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Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'contrast'


  1. CONTRAST, the act of distinguishing by comparing differences
  2. CONTRAST, the range of optical density and tone on a photographic negative or print (or the extent to which adjacent areas on a television screen differ in brightness)
  3. CONTRAST, the perceptual effect of the juxtaposition of very different colors
  4. CONTRAST, a conceptual separation or distinction
  5. CONTRAST, the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
  6. CONTRAST, something that is different from another thing
  7. CONTRAST, a difference between people or things that are being compared
  8. CONTRAST, the act of comparing people or things to show the differences between them


  1. CONTRAST, put in opposition to show or emphasize differences
  2. CONTRAST, to show differences when compared; be different
  3. CONTRAST, to be different especially in a way that is very obvious
  4. CONTRAST, to compare (two people or things) to show how they are different

Synonyms for 'contrast'

Antonyms for 'contrast'

The word CONTRAST is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'contrast' in a sentence

  1. Her black dress and the white background contrast sharply.
  2. We compared and contrasted the two characters of the story.
  3. I observed an interesting contrast in the teaching styles of the two women.
  4. Careful contrast of the twins shows some differences.
  5. In contrast to last year's profits, the company is not doing very well.

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