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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chord(noun)

    a straight line connecting two points on a curve

  2. chord(verb)

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

  3. chord(verb)

    play chords on (a string instrument)

    harmonize, harmonise

  4. harmonize, harmonise, chord(verb)

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

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

Editors Contribution

  1. line segment

    Submitted by anonymous on May 6, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chord(n.)

    string (of a musical instrument)

  2. chord(n.)

    harmonious tones

  3. chord(n.)

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    rope, nerve

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  1. 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.

  2. Japanese Proverb:

    After victory, tighten your helmet chord.

  3. Noria Morales:

    Working parents might only have a few hours with a kid at night -- and forget seeing friends, we wanted to balance all of these things and imagine a place where we could all come together. It's striking a chord with a lot of people.

  4. Peter Faiman:

    I don’t think there’s any plans from (producer) John Cornell or from Paul (Hogan) to make another one but who knows, somebody else might come along and do it, it’s a matter of striking a chord, and that movie came along at just the right time. It was shot in the right place and had a great character, and a great team of people putting it together in a really timely fashion.

  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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