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Synonyms for discord
ˈdɪs kɔrd; dɪsˈkɔrd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discord, strife(noun)

    lack of agreement or harmony

    dissension, discordance, strife

  2. discord, dissension(noun)

    disagreement among those expected to cooperate

    dissonance, dissension, disagreement, discordance, strife

  3. discordance, discord(noun)

    a harsh mixture of sounds

    dissension, discordance, strife

  4. discord, discordance(verb)

    strife resulting from a lack of agreement

    dissension, discordance, strife

  5. disagree, disaccord, discord(verb)

    be different from one another

    dissent, disagree, take issue, disaccord, differ

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. discord

    antagonism, disunion, divorce, enmity, hostility, schism, secession, separation, war

    alliance, coalition, compact, confederacy, confederation, federation, fusion, league, partnership, union

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. discord(n.)

    disagreement, contention, strife, dissension

  2. discord(n.)

    dissonance, discordance, harshness, jarring, want of harmony

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. discord(n)

    dissonance, discordance, inharmony, variance, dissension

    harmony, agreement, consonance

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How to use discord in a sentence?

  1. James Clapper:

    The first objective of The Russians was to sow doubt, discord and discontent in this country, and they've succeeded to it fairly well -- capitalizing and exploiting the polarization and divisiveness in this country, secondarily, of course, was to do all they could to damage Hillary Clinton's candidacy and to help, when he became serious as Donald Trump, Donald Trump.

  2. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    The cult thrives on maintaining strict harmonious beliefs in attitude, opinions and behavior; discord and dissonance are adverted at all costs to maintain a false dogma; truth propels the group deeper into pseudo-beliefs and truth-telling is defamed; the result – cognitive dissonance.

  3. Kenny Bell:

    Terrorists and extremists use this kind of ideology to create discord, distrust and fear among our communities and we strive to counter this. I would encourage people to report hate crime to us and it will be taken seriously.

  4. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani:

    Terrorist movements whose goal is to de-stabilize every state in the region are looking for new bases of operation, we are the frontline, but the terrorists neither recognize boundaries nor require passports to spread their messages of hate and discord.

  5. Sallust:

    By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed.

Translations for discord

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  • خلافArabic
  • несъгласие, дисонанс, раздор, разногласиеBulgarian
  • Kakophonie, Zwietracht, Dissonanz, Streit, Lärm, Uneinigkeit, MissklangGerman
  • διαμάχη, έριδα, παραφωνία, διάσταση, δυσαρμονία, διχόνοιαGreek
  • discordiaSpanish
  • اختلافPersian
  • riitasointu, epäsopu, eripura, soraääniFinnish
  • discordeFrench
  • mì-chòrdadh, eas-aontaScottish Gaelic
  • अनबनHindi
  • perselisihanIndonesian
  • dissonanza, zizzania, discordia, dissensoItalian
  • 不協和音, 不和, 不調和Japanese
  • onenigheid, kakofonie, tweedracht, kabaalDutch
  • niezgodaPolish
  • discórdiaPortuguese
  • discordieRomanian
  • диссонанс, несогласие, нелады, разлад, рознь, разногласие, раздорRussian
  • dissonans, split, missämja, oenighetSwedish
  • అపస్వరముTelugu
  • ความบาดหมางกันThai
  • anlaşmazlıkTurkish
  • 不和Chinese

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