to compare in order to show unlikeness or differences; note the opposite natures, purposes, etc., of;
the act of contrasting; the state of being contrasted
This is the tree we planted the summer my brother died. We named it Everest in honor of his adventures! Up until last week I thought it was most beautiful in early summer at full bloom.
Then we got this wacky freezing rain/snowstorm and the next morning I saw Everest glistening in the sun, ice covered. Stunning!
Oh, the wonders of Mother Nature!!