juxtapose

[juhk-stuh-pohz, juhk-stuh-pohz]
verb (used with object), juxtaposed, juxtaposing.
to place close together or side by side, especially for comparison or contrast.

Origin:
1850–55; back formation from juxtaposition

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juxtapose (ˌdʒʌkstəˈpəʊz)
 
vb
(tr) to place close together or side by side
 
[C19: back formation from juxtaposition, from Latin juxta next to + position]
 
juxtapo'sition
 
n
 
juxtapo'sitional
 
adj

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juxtapose
1851, from Fr. juxtaposer (1835), from L. juxta + Fr. poser (see juxtaposition).
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It is still about storytelling, about juxtaposing images, about creating a feeling with images and music.
And the sorta filmmaker-y thing of juxtaposing images.
The result is a confection made by juxtaposing the apt improbable characters and incidents, and writing in a light, dry tone.
In my view, juxtaposing these two choices is a red herring.
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