antitype antitype

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person or thing represented or foreshadowed by a type or symbol; especially a figure in the Old Testament having a counterpart in the New Testament
  2. (n) an opposite or contrasting type

Usage(s):

  1. His antitype is the dithering Union general George McClellan, who seldom met a battle he couldn't find reason to avoid.
  2. He is the absolute antitype of the hot, expressive artist.
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