adjective har·mo·ni·ous \här-ˈmō-nē-əs\

music : having a pleasing mixture or combination of notes

: having parts that are related or combined in a pleasing way

: not experiencing disagreement or fighting

Full Definition of HARMONIOUS

:  musically concordant
:  having the parts agreeably related :  congruous <blended into a harmonious whole>
:  marked by accord in sentiment or action
har·mo·ni·ous·ly adverb
har·mo·ni·ous·ness noun

Examples of HARMONIOUS

  1. The living room was decorated in harmonious colors.
  2. a harmonious combination of flavors

First Known Use of HARMONIOUS


Other Music Terms

cacophony, chorister, concerto, counterpoint, madrigal, obbligato, presto, presto, refrain, riff, segue


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