Definition of absonant in English:

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absonant

Pronunciation: /ˈabs(ə)nənt/

adjective

archaic

Origin

Mid 16th century: from Latin ab- 'away, from' + sonant- 'sounding' (from the verb sonare), on the pattern of words such as dissonant.

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