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cacophony

noun [S] uk   /kəˈkɒf.ə.ni/ us    /-ˈkɑː.fə-/
an unpleasant mixture of loud sounds: What a cacophony! As we entered the farmyard we were met with a cacophony of animal sounds.
cacophonous
adjective uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “cacophony”
in Chinese (Traditional) 刺耳嘈雜的聲音, 雜音…
in Russian какофония…
in Turkish anlaşılmaz gürültü, gürültü kirliliği…
in Chinese (Simplified) 刺耳嘈杂的声音, 杂音…
in Polish kakofonia…
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