Dissonant - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdɪsənənt|  American pronunciation of the word dissonant
Brit.  |ˈdɪs(ə)nənt|  British pronunciation of the word dissonant

adjective

- characterized by musical dissonance; harmonically unresolved (syn: unresolved)
- lacking in harmony (syn: discordant, disharmonious, inharmonic)
- not in accord (syn: discrepant)

Examples

...a dissonant chorus of noises arose from the busy construction site...

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