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inharmoniousness

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality of being inharmonious.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being inharmonious; lack of harmony; discord.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The character or quality of being inharmonious; want of harmony; discord.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a lack of harmony

Etymologies

inharmonious +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The inharmoniousness of final ends finds its most concrete expression in the female career, which is now precisely the same as the male career.

    THE CLOSING OF THE AMERICAN MIND

  • For all that, she had the same incompleteness that she had when I last saw her, and an inharmoniousness that was felt by the hearer whenever she spoke.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 12, No. 72, October, 1863

  • To be sure, inharmoniousness of contrast was beginning to be a little subdued by the dirt and grease of the wearer's own laying on, the coat being no longer glossy and sky-blue, the shirt no longer starchy and snow-white.

    Burl

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