Inconsonant In*con"so*nant, a. [L. inconsonans. See {In-} not, and {Consonant}.] Not consonant or agreeing; inconsistent; discordant. -- {In*con"so*nant*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • inconsonantly — See inconsonance. * * * …   Universalium

  • inconsonantly — inconˈsonantly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑inconsonant …   Useful english dictionary

  • inconsonant — inconsonance, n. inconsonantly, adv. /in kon seuh neuhnt/, adj. not consonant or in accord. [1650 60; IN 3 + CONSONANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • inconsonant — adjective rare not in agreement or harmony; not compatible. Derivatives inconsonance noun inconsonantly adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • inconsonant — /ɪnˈkɒnsənənt/ (say in konsuhnuhnt) adjective not consonant or in accord. –inconsonance, noun –inconsonantly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • inconsonant — [in kän′sə nənt] adj. [L inconsonans] not consonant; not in harmony or agreement; discordant inconsonance n. inconsonantly adv …   English World dictionary

  • inconsonant — adj. (often foll. by with, to) not harmonious; not compatible. Derivatives: inconsonance n. inconsonantly adv …   Useful english dictionary

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