Meaning of 陪衬

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péi chèn (Trad.: 陪襯)
to enhance by contrast; to set off; to serve as a background in order to bring out the subject with greater brilliance; to serve as a prop; a foil
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Synonym: 衬托 烘托 渲染
Example Sentences
Ms. Chua' s husband plays a large role in this story, even if he is made to sound like her hapless foil.
Such loves are always accompanied by such friendships.
People take it for granted that fatties are born to make slender people look good.
Instead, I saw the reading and studying as a backdrop for partying.
And the CG sequences are not the asides, but the thrust.