Adjective(1) characterized by musical dissonance; harmonically unresolved(2) lacking in harmony(3) not in accord
(1) Like Gideon, her mother only existed in scraps of moments, in colors and sound, all disconnected and dissonant .(2) It may be to this very fact that a certain unwritten ├ö├ç├┐law├ö├ç├û is owed: this law prefers that melodic notes dissonant to the prevailing harmony should be resolved by step.(3) They evoke dissonant narratives of colonial history.(4) Whatever the origins of the malaise, this dissonant combination of urban potential, challenges and inadequate responses can only lead to more frustration and cynicism among citizens.(5) Why are there all these dissonant voices giving speeches, some of them conspicuous?(6) Rather, we will hear two different and dissonant styles of speaking and they will spawn endless confusions between them.(7) The Violin Concerto starts off, for instance, with dissonant sustained chords auguring a foray into some atonal world of austerity and gray shadings.(8) This community consists of a chorus of different and sometimes dissonant voices, all funded centrally to foster diversity.(9) His forms are typically harsh and jagged, and his colours dissonant .(10) The simplicity reminds one of a nursery rhyme, but the melodies and chords are dissonant , insidious.(11) Cappiello is the Italian-born father of the Modern Poster, whose technique utilized strong, flat and sometimes dissonant colors against dark backgrounds.(12) I suppose this dissonant finding is expected, if disappointing.(13) It is as this dissonant crescendo of drama builds that the novel's cleverness reveals itself.(14) He is, of course, also drawn to printed textiles and to the way you can juxtapose apparently dissonant colours to create new harmonies.(15) The lack of volume can be particularly dissonant when bus conversations clash with your music during the daily commute.(16) It also sounds heavily dissonant due to tone clusters and many tritones.
1. inharmonious ::
2. incongruous ::
3. discrepant ::
4. unresolved ::
5. discordant ::
1. harmonious ::
2. melodious ::
3. musical ::
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