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consonance

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of consonance

  1. 1 a balanced, pleasing, or suitable arrangement of parts at present, the living room lacks consonance because all of the furniture is on one side Synonyms of consonance balance, coherence, concinnity, harmony, consonancy, orchestration, proportion, symmetry, symphony, unityWords Related to consonance coordination, correlation, correspondence, equalization, equilibrium, evenness, order, orderliness, regularity, uniformityNear Antonyms of consonance confusion, disorganization, dissonance, disturbance, tension; disconnectedness, disjointedness, incompatibility; irregularity, unevennessAntonyms of consonance asymmetry, discordance, disproportion, disunity, imbalance, incoherence, violence

  2. 2 a state of consistency in good writing there is always consonance of thought and expression, as the use of simple words for simple thoughts Synonyms of consonance accord, accordance, agreement, conformance, congruence, congruency, congruity, conformity, harmony, tuneWords Related to consonance compatibility; assimilation, integration; oneness, solidarity, togetherness; affinity, empathy, sympathyNear Antonyms of consonance contrast, discrepancy, disparateness, disparity, dissimilarity, distinction, distinctiveness, distinctness, diverseness, diversity, unlikeness; deviance, divergence; discord, discordance, dissension (also dissention), dissent, dissidence, disunity, friction, strife; variability, variance; incompatibilityAntonyms of consonance conflict, disagreement, incongruence, incongruity, incongruousness


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