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discordant

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2 making loud, confused, and usually unharmonious sounds
  • the discordant cries of gulls fighting over the fishing boat's castoffs

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4 not being in agreement or harmony
  • his views on the proper role of diet in maintaining good health are certainly discordant with most contemporary opinions on the subject

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“Discordant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/discordant. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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