Dictionary

consonancy

consonancy

noun con·so·nan·cy \-s(ə-)nən(t)-sē\
plural con·so·nan·cies

Definition of CONSONANCY

:  consonance 1

Examples of CONSONANCY

  1. <what makes Citizen Kane so great is the consonancy between its larger-than-life subject and its bravura style>

First Known Use of CONSONANCY

14th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: consonant (adjective)Previous Word in the Dictionary: consonanceAll Words Near: consonancy
February 27, 2015
rationale Hear it
An explanation or underlying reason
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears