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counterpoint

1. noun MUS technique in music2. noun MUS counterpointed melody3. noun contrasting idea, argument etc4. verb MUS add musical counterpoint to5. verb contrast for emphasis or balance 1 noun MUS technique in musiccuntraphointe masc4  c m u 2 noun MUS counterpointed melodycuntraphointe masc4  c m u 3 noun contrasting idea, argument etcfrithargóinta counterpoint is offered to the official version tugtar leagan eile seachas an leagan oifigiúil, tugtar malairt ar an leagan oifigiúilin extraordinary counterpoint, she loved his art aisteach go leor, thaitin a chuid ealaíne go mór léi; ar an taobh eile den scéal, thaitin a chuid ealaíne go mór léi 4 verb MUS add musical counterpoint to TRANSITIVEthe bass counterpoints the guitar tá an dord ina chuntraphointe ag an ngiotár 5 verb contrast for emphasis or balance TRANSITIVEcontrárthacht a dhéanamhthe tension is well counterpointed with humour tá codarsnacht mhaith idir an teannas agus an greann, tá greann mar mhalairt ar an teannas