Thesaurus

cacophony

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cacophony

  1. loud, confused, and usually inharmonious sound the cacophony of a pet store full of animals Synonyms babel, blare, bluster, bowwow, brawl, bruit [archaic], noise, chatter, clamor, clangor, decibel(s), din, discordance, katzenjammer, racket, rattle, roarRelated Words discord, dissonance; commotion, furor, hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly-burly, rumpus, tumult, uproar; clatter, jangle; bang, blast, boom, clap, crack, crashNear Antonyms calm, hush, lull; quietude, serenity, tranquillity (or tranquility)Antonyms quiet, silence, silentness, still, stillness

cacophony was our Word of the Day on 11/30/2010. Hear the podcast!



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cacophony? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).