adjective Date: 1658 not consonant ; discordant

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  • inconsonant — inconsonant, inconsistent, incompatible, incongruous, uncongenial, unsympathetic, discordant, discrepant mean not in agreement with one another or not agreeable one to the other. Except for this denial of reciprocal agreement or agreeableness,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inconsonant — index discordant, disparate, disproportionate, incongruous, inconsistent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law 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 — adjective Not consonant; disagreeing or clashing There are a number of inconsonant statements here. Syn: discordant See Also: inconsonance …   Wiktionary

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

  • inconsonant — Synonyms and related words: abnormal, absurd, anomalous, assorted, at odds, at variance, contrary, contrasted, contrasting, departing, deviating, deviative, different, differentiated, differing, disaccordant, disagreeing, disconsonant, discordant …   Moby Thesaurus

  • inconsonant — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Devoid of harmony and accord: discordant, inharmonious, uncongenial, unharmonious. See AGREE …   English dictionary for students

  • inconsonant — adj. not in agreement, not in accordance with, inharmonious …   English contemporary dictionary

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

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