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harmony

noun uk   /ˈhɑː.mə.ni/ us    /ˈhɑːr-/

harmony noun (MUSIC)

C2 [C or U] a pleasant musical sound made by different notes being played or sung at the same time: singing in harmony It is a simple melody with complex harmonies.
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harmony noun (MATCH)

B2 [U] a situation in which people are peaceful and agree with each other, or when things seem right or suitable together: racial harmony (= good feelings between different races) domestic harmony (= good feelings in the family or home) Imagine a society in which everyone lived together in (perfect) harmony. We must ensure that tourism develops in harmony with the environment.
Translations of “harmony”
in Korean 조화, 화음…
in Arabic تَناسُق, تَناغُم…
in French harmonie…
in Turkish uyum, ses/müzik uyumu…
in Italian armonia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 音樂, (音樂中的)和聲…
in Russian согласие, мир, благозвучие…
in Polish harmonia…
in Spanish armonía…
in Portuguese harmonia…
in German der Einklang, die Harmonie…
in Catalan harmonia…
in Japanese 和, 調和, 美しい和音…
in Chinese (Simplified) 音乐, (音乐中的)和声…
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