Synonyms for counterpoint
- 1. counterpoint, polyphony, polyphonic music, concerted music
- usage: a musical form involving the simultaneous sound of two or more melodies
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- 1. contrast, counterpoint, differ
- usage: to show differences when compared; be different; "the students contrast considerably in their artistic abilities"
- 2. counterpoint, compose, write
- usage: write in counterpoint; "Bach perfected the art of counterpointing"