a song with complicated harmonies and rhythms
her face had an angelic harmony that fascinated the leading painters of her day
Recent Examples on the WebBrandan smiles at seeing the two most important women in his life finally find harmony.—Gabrielle Rockson, Peoplemag, 24 Nov. 2023 Idealists nonetheless view the biennial resolution as a hopeful gesture promoting global harmony through the universal language of athletic competition.—Andrew Keh, New York Times, 23 Nov. 2023 Restless Road has had AI apply harmonies to songwriter demos to see if a song might fit its sound.—Tom Roland, Billboard, 22 Nov. 2023 Recommended Over the past decade, several Indian universities have organized events and lectures promoting communal harmony through Kabir’s poetry.—Kalpana Jain, The Christian Science Monitor, 21 Nov. 2023 Colorful sparks burst in harmony, leaving guests in awe of the spectacle that painted the night sky.—Maia Torres, Vogue, 21 Nov. 2023 Passenger and Sheeran split vocal duties as well, making the song a bona fide duet, with the pair coming together for some irresistible harmonies on the memorable hook.—Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, 10 Nov. 2023 On Star Trek: The Next Generation, Data was a bot who worked in harmony with organic beings; Hal 9000, in Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, (spoiler) goes all murder-y to save its own life.—WIRED, 3 Nov. 2023 There are races of bird people, fish people, rock people, all living in various states of harmony against oppression.—Christopher Cruz, Rolling Stone, 11 Nov. 2023 See More
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Middle English armony, from Anglo-French armonie, from Latin harmonia, from Greek, joint, harmony, from harmos joint — more at arm