Part of speech:
Harsh-sounding; shrill; grating
Having or characterized by a husky, grating voice:
The definition of dissonant is things that don't go well together or things that are not harmonious.
The definition of cacophonus is having a harsh or annoying sound.
Loud and shrill enough to hurt the ears:
(Usage Problem) Totally or offensively conspicuous or obtrusive:
Quick, acute, or penetrating in perception or intellect
Extremely sharp or severe; intense:
Not producing a liquid substance that is normally produced:
Lacking a tonal center or key; characterized by atonality.
Of or pertaining to the act or sound of grinding.
Producing a sharp, high-pitched tone or sound:
Husky means sounding hoarse, or being heavy built.
The definition of discordant is a type of sound that clashes with the tone of the music being played.
The definition of boisterous is something noisy, loud and rowdy.
Having the nature of or characteristic of a rowdy; rough, quarrelsome, etc.
Overcome by any powerful emotion
Unpleasant, uncomfortable, or hostile to survival:
The definition of unruly is someone or something that is out of control or hard to manage.
The definition of coarse is something that has large particles, poor quality, a rough texture or something that is in bad taste.
Not acting in an orderly way, as the functions of the body or mind.
The definition of tumultuous is having great disturbance, uproar, chaos or noise.
Not harsh or offensive to the sight; not glaring or jagged; pleasing to the eye.
The definition of subdued is a mood of having been calmed or quieted.
Without wind or motion; still; quiet
The definition of peaceful is someone or something that is calm, non-violent or friendly.
Characterized by restraint; exercising, or showing the results of, self-discipline or rational control; controlled
Making a harsh scratching noise:
Making squawking sounds.
Disagreeable to the sense of hearing
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