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dissonance

Synonyms of dissonance in English:

noun

  • 1 there is hardly any dissonance on this album
    inharmoniousness, discordance, atonality, cacophony;
    [Antonyms] harmony
  • 2 there is dissonance between the form and content
    [Antonyms] harmony, similarity
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