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un·mu·si·cal

 (ŭn-myo͞o′zĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Sounding harsh to the ear; dissonant.
2. Not skilled or interested in music.

un·mu′si·cal·ly adv.
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unmusical

(ʌnˈmjuːzɪkəl)
adj
1. (Music, other) not musical or harmonious
2. (Music, other) not talented in or appreciative of music
unˈmusically adv
unˈmusicalness n
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un•mu•si•cal

(ʌnˈmyu zɪ kəl)

adj.
1. deficient in melody, harmony, rhythm, or tone.
2. not fond of or skilled in music.
[1600–10]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unmusical - lacking interest in or talent for musicunmusical - lacking interest in or talent for music; "too unmusical to care for concerts"; "it is unfortunate that her children were all nonmusical"
musical - talented in or devoted to music; "comes from a very musical family"
2.unmusical - not musical in natureunmusical - not musical in nature; "the unmusical cry of the bluejay"
musical - characteristic of or resembling or accompanied by music; "a musical speaking voice"; "a musical comedy"
3.unmusical - lacking melodyunmusical - lacking melody      
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unmusical

adjective
Characterized by unpleasant discordance of sound:
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Translations

unmusical

[ˈʌnˈmjuːzɪkəl] ADJ [sound, rendition] → inarmónico; [person] → poco musical, sin oído para la música
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

unmusical

adj personunmusikalisch; soundunmelodisch
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

unmusical

[ʌnˈmjuːzɪkl] adj (sound) → disarmonico/a; (person) → che non ha orecchio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
And yet, he also struggles to be inclusive, by engaging a number of theologians despite what he calls his "religious unmusicality".
In a given case it may be a suggestion of innate Jewish unmusicality; in another, sounds that are shrill, loud, or discordant; in yet another, a heterophonous texture perceived as chaotic for its lack of the rhythmic coordination characteristic of most Western polyphony, and so on.
It is not, however, true that Gotterdammerung as a whole is parodistic (197), let alone that it possesses "unmusicality and conventional insipidness" (Steinberg, quoted with approval on 200).