inharmonious


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in·har·mo·ni·ous

 (ĭn′här-mō′nē-əs)
adj.
1. Not in harmony; discordant.
2. Not in accord or agreement.

in′har·mo′ni·ous·ly adv.
in′har·mo′ni·ous·ness n.

inharmonious

(ˌɪnhɑːˈməʊnɪəs)
adj
1. Also: inharmonic or inharmonical lacking harmony; discordant
2. lacking accord or agreement
ˌinharˈmoniously adv
ˌinharˈmoniousness n

in•har•mo•ni•ous

(ˌɪn hɑrˈmoʊ ni əs)

adj.
1. not harmonious; discordant.
2. not congenial or compatible; disagreeable.
[1705–15]
in`har•mo′ni•ous•ly, adv.
in`har•mo′ni•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inharmonious - not in harmonyinharmonious - not in harmony      
incompatible - not compatible; "incompatible personalities"; "incompatible colors"
harmonious - musically pleasing
2.inharmonious - lacking in harmony of parts; "an inharmonious (or incongruous) mixture of architectural styles"
incongruous - lacking in harmony or compatibility or appropriateness; "a plan incongruous with reason"; "incongruous behavior"; "a joke that was incongruous with polite conversation"

inharmonious

adjective
1. Devoid of harmony and accord:
2. Characterized by unpleasant discordance of sound:
Translations

inharmonious

[ˌɪnhɑːˈməʊnɪəs] ADJ [sounds] → inarmónico, disonante (fig) → discorde, falto de armonía

inharmonious

adjunharmonisch
References in classic literature ?
The furniture in this room is no worse than inharmonious, however, for we had to bring it all from downstairs.
us strode hastily down the forest glade, driving before him, with the assistance of Fangs, the whole herd of his inharmonious charge.
I would not wrong either you or myself by working such inharmonious effects upon our lives; but I would have you consider how trifling, in comparison, is the skill requisite to remove this little hand.
Gridley, a man of a robust will and surprising energy--intellectually speaking, a sort of inharmonious blacksmith--and he could easily imagine that there Gridley was, years ago, wandering about in life for something to expend his superfluous combativeness upon--a sort of Young Love among the thorns--when the Court of Chancery came in his way and accommodated him with the exact thing he wanted.
Underneath the inharmonious and trivial particulars, is a musical perfection; the Ideal journeying always with us, the heaven without rent or seam.
Brooke's nieces had resided with him, so that the talking was done in duos and trios more or less inharmonious.
It does not appear so rich as the smaller church, but boasts of a little organ, which sent forth singularly inharmonious cries.
Still further, the characteristic Renaissance lack of certainty as to the proper materials for poetry is sometimes responsible for a rudely inharmonious element in the otherwise delightful romantic atmosphere.
And ugliness and discord and inharmonious motion are nearly allied to ill words and ill nature, as grace and harmony are the twin sisters of goodness and virtue and bear their likeness.
And the man who has the spirit of harmony will be most in love with the loveliest; but he will not love him who is of an inharmonious soul?
A mass of inharmonious structures, it is dominated by a donjon.
The repast of that hour was wanting in the inharmonious accompaniment with which Esther ordinarily enlivened their meals; for the effects of the powerful opiate the Doctor had administered still muddled her intellects.