Definition of unmelodic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnmɪˈlɒdɪk/


Not having a pleasing tune; discordant: the songs are pompous, earnest, often unmelodic
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  • The piano comes in with an incredibly unmelodic chromatic skittering.
  • He didn't make life easy for himself by choosing a selection of rigorously unmelodic, rhythmically thorny music by Ligeti.
  • It is decidedly unmelodic, yet somehow catchy.
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