discordant


discordant
Synonyms and related words:
absonant, adversative, adverse, adversive, antagonistic, anti, antipathetic, antithetic, antonymous, assorted, at cross-purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at variance, at war, atonal, balancing, cacophonic, cacophonous, clashing, colliding, compensating, conflicting, confronting, contradictory, contradistinct, contrapositive, contrarious, contrary, contrasted, contrasting, converse, counter, counterbalancing, counterpoised, countervailing, cracked, cranky, cross, dead against, departing, deviating, deviative, diaphonic, different, differentiated, differing, disaccordant, disagreeable, disagreeing, disconsonant, discrepant, discrete, discriminated, disharmonic, disharmonious, disjoined, disparate, disproportionate, dissentient, dissident, dissimilar, dissonant, distinct, distinguished, divergent, diverging, divers, diverse, diversified, eyeball to eyeball, flat, grating, harsh, heterogeneous, hostile, immelodious, immiscible, in disagreement, inaccordant, incompatible, incongruent, incongruous, inconsistent, inconsonant, inharmonic, inharmonious, inimical, inverse, irreconcilable, jangling, jarring, many, motley, multifarious, musicless, negative, nonmelodious, obverse, off, off-color, off-key, off-tone, opposed, opposing, opposite, oppositional, oppositive, oppugnant, out of accord, out of pitch, out of tone, out of tune, out of whack, perverse, poles apart, poles asunder, raucous, repugnant, reverse, separate, separated, several, sharp, shrill, sour, squared off, strident, tuneless, unconformable, uncongenial, unequal, unharmonious, unlike, unmelodious, unmusical, untunable, untuned, untuneful, variant, varied, variegated, various, varying, widely apart, worlds apart

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  • discordant — discordant, ante [ diskɔrdɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • XIIe; a. fr. descordant, de descorder, refait d apr. le lat. discordare 1 ♦ Qui manque d harmonie, qui ne s accorde pas. ⇒ incompatible, opposé. Caractères discordants. Couleurs discordantes. ⇒ criard.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • discordant — DISCORDÁNT, Ă, discordanţi, te, adj. Nepotrivit, distonant, nearmonios, strident. ♢ Straturi discordante = straturi ale scoarţei pământului ale căror suprafeţe de stratificaţie nu sunt paralele între ele. – Din fr. discordant. Trimis de… …   Dicționar Român

  • Discordant — Dis*cord ant, a. [OE. discordant, descordaunt, OF. descordant, discordant, F. discordant, p. pr. of discorder, OF. also, descorder. See {Discord}, n.] 1. Disagreeing; incongruous; being at variance; clashing; opposing; not harmonious. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discordant — discordant, ante (di skor dan, dan t ) adj. 1°   Qui est en dissentiment, qui ne s accorde pas. Opinions discordantes. Caractères discordants. •   .... Tant de discordants et fâcheux mariages, BOISROBERT Cassandre, I, 5. 2°   Qui manque de… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • discordant — Discordant, [discord]ante. adj. Qui n est point d accord, ou qui ne peut que difficilement s accorder. Voix discordante. instrument discordant. ton discordant. humeurs discordantes …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • discordant — DISCORDANT, ANTE. adj. Qui n est point d accord, ou qu on ne peut que difficilement accorder. Voix discordante. Instrument discordant. Tondiscordant. [b]f♛/b] On dit aussi figurément, Des humeurs discordantes, pour dire, Des humeurs incompatibles …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • discordant — Discordant, m. acut. Discors. Qui a le coeur tendant à autre chose que les autres. Et par metaphore, Dissonant entre Musiciens, Dissonans. Estre discordant en quelque chose, Discrepare in re aliqua …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • discordant — I adjective adverse, antagonistic, antipathetical, antithetical, antonymous, at cross purposes, at variance, cacophonous, clashing, colliding, conflicting, conflictory, contradictory, contradistinct, contrarious, contrary, counter, differing,… …   Law dictionary

  • discordant — late 14c., discordaunt, from O.Fr. descordant, prp. of descorder (see DISCORD (Cf. discord) (n.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • discordant — *inconsonant, incongruous, uncongenial, unsympathetic, incompatible, inconsistent, discrepant Contrasted words: *consonant, congruous, congenial, sympathetic, compatible: harmonizing or harmonious, according or accordant, agreeing (see… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • discordant — [adj] not in harmony; conflicting antagonistic, antipathetic, at odds, cacophonous, clashing, contradictory, contrarient, contrary, different, disagreeing, discrepant, dissonant, divergent, grating, harsh, incompatible, incongruous, inconsistent …   New thesaurus