AskDefine | Define discord

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1 lack of agreement or harmony [syn: strife]
2 disagreement among those expected to cooperate [syn: dissension]
3 a harsh mixture of sounds [syn: discordance]
4 strife resulting from a lack of agreement [syn: discordance] v : be different from one another [syn: disagree, disaccord] [ant: match]

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  1. Lack of agreement among persons, groups, or things.
  2. Tension or strife resulting from a lack of agreement; dissension.
  3. A confused or harsh sound or mingling of sounds.
  4. Music. An inharmonious combination of simultaneously sounded tones; a dissonance.


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