disharmony


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dis·har·mo·ny

 (dĭs-här′mə-nē)
n.
1. Lack of harmony; discord.
2. Something not in accord; a conflict.
3. A combination of sounds considered dissonant or unpleasant.

disharmony

(dɪsˈhɑːmənɪ)
n, pl -nies
1. lack of accord or harmony
2. a situation, circumstance, etc, that is inharmonious
disharmonious adj
ˌdisharˈmoniously adv

dis•har•mo•ny

(dɪsˈhɑr mə ni)

n., pl. -nies.
1. lack of harmony; discord.
2. something discordant.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disharmony - a lack of harmony
dissonance - disagreeable sounds

disharmony

Translations
דיסהרמוניהחוסר התאמהצרימות

disharmony

[ˈdɪsˈhɑːmənɪ] Ndiscordia f (Mus) → disonancia f

disharmony

[dɪsˈhɑːrməni] n (= conflict) → désaccord m
marital disharmony → mésentente f conjugale
racial disharmony → conflit m racial

disharmony

n (lit, fig)Disharmonie f

disharmony

[dɪsˈhɑːmənɪ] n (frm) → disaccordo
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