Definition of cacophonous
- like an old battlefield, once cacophonous with the clash of steel, the roar of cannon, the screams of wounded and dying men
- —Brian Moore
the cacophonous chaos on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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