Associations to the word «Discord»


DISCORD, noun. Lack of concord, agreement or harmony.
DISCORD, noun. Tension or strife resulting from a lack of agreement; dissension.
DISCORD, noun. (music) An inharmonious combination of simultaneously sounded tones; a dissonance.
DISCORD, noun. Any harsh noise, or confused mingling of sounds.
DISCORD, verb. (archaic) To disagree; to be at variance; to fail to agree or harmonize; clash.

Dictionary definition

DISCORD, noun. Lack of agreement or harmony.
DISCORD, noun. Disagreement among those expected to cooperate.
DISCORD, noun. A harsh mixture of sounds.
DISCORD, noun. Strife resulting from a lack of agreement.
DISCORD, verb. Be different from one another.

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