Definitions for discordˈdɪs kɔrd; dɪsˈkɔrd

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. discord, strife(noun)

    lack of agreement or harmony

  2. discord, dissension(noun)

    disagreement among those expected to cooperate

  3. discordance, discord(noun)

    a harsh mixture of sounds

  4. discord, discordance(verb)

    strife resulting from a lack of agreement

  5. disagree, disaccord, discord(verb)

    be different from one another

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. discord(Noun)

    Lack of concord, agreement or harmony among persons, groups, or things.

  2. discord(Noun)

    Tension or strife resulting from a lack of agreement; dissension.

  3. discord(Noun)

    An inharmonious combination of simultaneously sounded tones; a dissonance.

  4. discord(Noun)

    Any harsh noise, or confused mingling of sounds.

  5. discord(Verb)

    To disagree; to be at variance; to fail to agree or harmonize; clash.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Discord(verb)

    want of concord or agreement; absence of unity or harmony in sentiment or action; variance leading to contention and strife; disagreement; -- applied to persons or to things, and to thoughts, feelings, or purposes

  2. Discord(verb)

    union of musical sounds which strikes the ear harshly or disagreeably, owing to the incommensurability of the vibrations which they produce; want of musical concord or harmony; a chord demanding resolution into a concord

  3. Discord(noun)

    to disagree; to be discordant; to jar; to clash; not to suit

  4. Origin: [OE. discorden, descorden, from the French. See Discord, n.]

The Roycroft DictionaryRate this definition:(5.00 / 1 vote)

  1. discord

    A guinea-hen, a peacock and a bluejay singing a trio.


Translations for discord

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  • несъгласие, дисонанс, раздор, разногласиеBulgarian
  • Kakophonie, Zwietracht, Dissonanz, Streit, Lärm, Uneinigkeit, MissklangGerman
  • διαμάχη, έριδα, παραφωνία, διάσταση, δυσαρμονία, διχόνοιαGreek
  • discordiaSpanish
  • riitasointu, epäsopu, eripura, soraääniFinnish
  • discordeFrench
  • mì-chòrdadh, eas-aontaScottish Gaelic
  • अनबनHindi
  • dissonanza, zizzania, discordia, dissensoItalian
  • 不協和音, 不和, 不調和Japanese
  • onenigheid, kakofonie, tweedracht, kabaalDutch
  • niezgodaPolish
  • discórdiaPortuguese
  • discordieRomanian
  • диссонанс, несогласие, нелады, разлад, рознь, разногласие, раздорRussian
  • dissonans, split, missämja, oenighetSwedish
  • అపస్వరముTelugu

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