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Princeton's WordNet

  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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  1. line segment

    Submitted by anonymous on May 6, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  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 database

  1. List of paraphrases for "chord":

    rope, nerve

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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Nielsen Sport Nigel Geach:

    Lando seems to have struck a chord with the esports stuff and I think the resurgence of McLaren as well has helped, there's a lot of interest and he seems to have done it more than most of the drivers. I think people will follow on from that as well.

  4. Stanley Pierre-Louis:

    Games are striking an important chord with American culture, that's what makes it the leading form of entertainment today.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Well, we've hit a chord. And we're not as different as people think, you know we have a very good relationship. We're not as different as people think. But there is certainly a different style. You know, I have great assets and he has some great assets. But we are both resonating, there's no question about it.

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