Dissonant

Definition of Dissonant

Dis´so`nant
a.1.Sounding harshly; discordant; unharmonious.
With clamor of voices dissonant and loud.
- Longfellow.
2.Disagreeing; incongruous; discrepant, - with from or to.
What can be dissonant from reason and nature than that a man, naturally inclined to clemency, should show himself unkind and inhuman?
- Hakewill.

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