how to pronounce juxtaposition

dʒʌkstəpəzɪʃən

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An example use of juxtaposition in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… kind of that juxtaposition between like …”

meanings of juxtaposition

noun:

  1. The nearness of objects with little or no delimiter.
  2. An absence of operators in an expression.
  3. The close placement of two ideas to imply a link that may not exist.
  4. Two or more contrasting sounds, colours, styles etc. placed together for stylistic effect.
  5. The extra emphasis given to a comparison when the contrasted objects are close together.
  6. An absence of linking elements in a group of words that are listed together.

verb:

  1. To place in juxtaposition.