Definition of Counterpoint
an argument, idea, or theme used to create a contrast with the central element
Examples of Counterpoint in a sentence
My father is a strict military man, but my sweet and giving mother is the perfect counterpoint.
The musician has studied counterpoint for so long that combining a second melody with the main one comes second nature.
The counterpoint to his uptight boss, Aaron’s laidback attitude helped the office environment feel less intimidating.
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