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Cacophonous

Pronunciation of Cacophonous
/kɐkˈɒfənəs/, /kɐkˈɒfənəs/, /k_ɐ_k_ˈɒ_f_ə_n_ə_s/

Antonyms for cacophonous:

golden.

Synonyms for cacophonous:

Sense 1

inharmonic.

Sense 2

tinny, scratchy, loud.

Sense 5

brittle.

Sense 8

rude.

high-pitched

shrill.

Other synonyms and related words:

hoarse, cacophonic, inharmonic, gravelly, splitting, rasping, squawky, gruff, raspy, cackly, loud, croaking, piercing, grating, shrill, guttural, gravel, jangly, rending, scratchy, ripping, rude, croaky, husky, rough, jangling, strident, unvocal.

conflicting (adjective)

bickering, clamoring, colliding, rioting, contentious, brawling, raucous, loath, dissenting, dissident, rowing, discordant, disharmonious, hostile, antagonistic, conflicting, dissonant, tense, differing, antipathetic, Squabbling, harsh, clashing, warring, feuding.

discordant (adjective)

disharmonious, inharmonious, unharmonious, contentious, fricative, discordant, discord, antagonistic, jarring, differing, quarrelsome, conflicting, hostile, dissonant, tuneless, unmusical, unmelodious.

harsh sounding (adjective)

grating, raucous, strident, jarring, dissonant, jangly, inharmonious, unmusical, discordant.

Sense 3 (noun)

inharmonic, rude.

cacophonous (noun)

grating, splitting, jangling, ripping, gravel, croaky, strident, jarring, husky, rending, raspy, rough, piercing, gravelly, rasping, croaking, jangly, hoarse, squawky, gruff, cackly, raucous, cacophonic, guttural.

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