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What does the latter mean?
If there are two options, the latter is the second one. By implication at least, the latter (second option) is contrasted with the former (first option). ...
Asked in Definitions, Example Sentences
What is the difference between compared and contrasted?
Compared = find ways in which two or more things are the same. Contrasted = find ways in which two or more things are different. ...
Asked in Poetry
The speakers in Whitman's poem To a Stranger and Dickinson's poem If I knew You Were Coming in the Fall both are addressing an lover of some sorts making for an interesting further?
contrasted absent; comparison; contrasted
Asked in Addictions, Law & Legal Issues
What does withdraw with prejudice mean?
I am assuming the phrase is used in relation to a legal claim, in which case it means to withdraw the claim without the right to refile it at a later time. This is contrasted with "withdraw without prejudice" which would, obviously, mean that the right to refile the claim remains. ...
Asked in US Presidents, US Constitution
What does the term Grassroots mean?
It means the bottom level of an organization, or movement -- especially applied to political activities. The grassroots are contrasted with the party bosses and a grassroots movement is one that springs from the little people in the party. ...
What noun does the pronoun that used in line 5 refer to and What noun is the pronoun that contrasted with in the last four lines of the poem On the Grasshopper and the Cricket by John Keats?
"That" refers to the grasshopper's voice in line 3. It is contrasted with the cricket's song at the end of the poem. ...