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Synonyms for chord

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. chordnoun

    a straight line connecting two points on a curve

  2. chordverb

    a combination of three or more notes that blend harmoniously when sounded together

  3. chordverb

    play chords on (a string instrument)

    harmonize, harmonise

  4. harmonize, harmonise, chordverb

    bring into consonance, harmony, or accord while making music or singing

    harmonise, fit in, agree, consort, reconcile, harmonize, concord, accord

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Editors Contribution5.0 / 1 vote

  1. line segment

    Submitted by anonymous on May 6, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chordnoun

    string (of a musical instrument)

  2. chordnoun

    harmonious tones

  3. chordnoun

    (Geom.) right line uniting the extremities of an arc

PPDB, the paraphrase database3.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "chord":

    rope, nerve

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  1. Japanese Proverb:

    After victory, tighten your helmet chord.

  2. Edwin Hubbel Chapin:

    Every action of our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.

  3. George Pataki:

    I share the frustration, yes I think he has tapped into a chord of people who do not want to see millions of people come here illegally, but that does not justify demonizing an entire group of people.

  4. Micheal Martin:

    We can become the lead party in the aftermath of this election. ... This isn't a coronation for Enda Kenny. Our message has struck a chord with the people.

  5. Niclas Catani:

    It looks like a product that could strike a chord with the big trend of ecological consumption. In the western world, innovations in this sphere have a good chance of succeeding, it will hardly bring a revolution overnight but the start-up can nevertheless make good money out of it.

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