dissonantly
adverb see dissonant

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  • dissonantly — dissonant ► ADJECTIVE 1) Music sounding harsh or discordant. 2) unsuitable in combination; clashing. DERIVATIVES dissonance noun dissonantly adverb. ORIGIN from Latin dissonare be discordant , from sonare to sound …   English terms dictionary

  • dissonantly — See dissonant. * * * …   Universalium

  • dissonantly — adv. inharmoniously, discordantly, unmelodiously; incongruously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dissonantly — dis·so·nant·ly …   English syllables

  • dissonantly — adverb see dissonant …   Useful english dictionary

  • dissonant — dissonantly, adv. /dis euh neuhnt/, adj. 1. disagreeing or harsh in sound; discordant. 2. out of harmony; incongruous; at variance. 3. Music. characterized by dissonance. [1400 50; late ME dissonaunte ( < AF) < L dissonant (s. of dissonans, prp.… …   Universalium

  • dissonant — adjective Etymology: Middle English dissonaunte, from Latin dissonant , dissonans, present participle of dissonare to be discordant, from dis + sonare to sound more at sound Date: 15th century 1. marked by dissonance ; discordant 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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