What does discordance mean?

Definitions for discordance
dɪsˈkɔr dnsdis·cor·dance

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discordance, discordnoun

    a harsh mixture of sounds

  2. discord, discordancenoun

    strife resulting from a lack of agreement

Wiktionary

  1. discordancenoun

    A state of discord.

  2. discordancenoun

    Lack of harmony; dissonance.

  3. discordancenoun

    The presence of a specific genetic trait in only one of a set of clones (or identical twins).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discordancenoun

    alt. of Discordancy

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of discordance in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of discordance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of discordance in a Sentence

  1. The USCCB:

    The Equality Act purports to protect people experiencing same-sex attraction or gender discordance from unjust discrimination. Although this is a worthy purpose, the Equality Act does not serve it, and instead of respecting differences in beliefs about marriage and sexuality, the Equality Act discriminates against people of faith precisely because of those beliefs. In the process, the Equality Act codifies the new ideology of ‘gender’ in federal law, dismissing sexual difference and falsely presenting ‘gender’ as only a social construct.

Images & Illustrations of discordance

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    a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
    • A. descant
    • B. suffuse
    • C. abrade
    • D. fluster

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