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English definition of “discordant”

discordant

adjective     /dɪˈskɔː.dənt/ US  /-ˈskɔːr-/
producing an unpleasant soundTechnical music termsDescribing qualities of sound strike a discordant note formal to look or sound different or wrong compared with everything else: The contemporary dialogue for me struck a slightly discordant note.Arguing and disagreeing
(Definition of discordant adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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