cacophonic


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Adj.1.cacophonic - having an unpleasant sound; "as cacophonous as a henyard"- John McCarten
noisy - full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds; "a noisy cafeteria"; "a small noisy dog"

cacophonous

or cacophonic
or cacophonical
adjective
Characterized by unpleasant discordance of sound:
Translations
kakophonisch
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She said that mu'azzens' cacophonic voices affect tourism negatively.
Jazz emerged from a cultural ground of orality alive in the deep south at a time when the cacophonic sonicscape of the industrial city had become a constant irritation.
36) Thus, a vacuum of data (37) and conflicting research methods (38) have led to a cacophonic debate.
2) In format alone, that is, the book is very nearly unreadable, and, like Dante in Canto III, one is tempted to weep from bewilderment at the cacophonic text.
That's exacerbating the chaos in the "Paris of Asia", known as much for its cacophonic horns and snarl-ups as it is for its French colonial architecture, ubiquitous lakes and tree-lined boulevards.
After all it does not impact their lives but recently Times Now, a TV station, that comes in for scathing comments on its cacophonic style of news presentation did a great job of capturing attention on a problem that would otherwise have been lost in the din of everyday news gathering.
The UN is no longer viewed as an effective policeman in a cacophonic world.
The cacophonic soundtrack that ensues from the orgy of the mix is at once disorienting and thought-provoking.
Significantly, a caveat's sound element was forced to compete with the cacophonic street noise blaring through one (pointedly) open window in the fourthfloor gallery.
The opera proper continues with a cacophonic introduction in which the orchestra, rock band and electronic vocal quartet fight for supremacy.
May be because he had a weak case to defend on terrorism, Aziz sounded polite and diplomatic while Swaraj was at her cacophonic best.
AS YOU drive into the Tala Park neighborhood located along the cacophonic BT Road on the northern fringes of Kolkata, a soothing calm welcomes you with well- maintained trees on either side, creating a green canopy in the urban jungle.