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harmonize División en sílabas: har·mo·nize
Pronunciación: /ˈhärməˌnīz/

Definición de harmonize en inglés:


[with object]
1Add notes to (a melody) to produce harmony.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • At the next lesson Milhaud essentially approved the work after a few comments and suggestions, then requested that Trimble harmonize the melody for the next lesson.
  • Those Antipodeans had the same understanding of rhythmic lyrics, chord progressions and harmonising melodies as Ezio.
  • These melodies were harmonized accordingly and subsequently subjected to extensive thematic development in the paradigm of Western-European nineteenth-century compositional procedures.
1.1 [no object] Sing in harmony: she scats and harmonizes simultaneously
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Rather than singing lyrics, they simply harmonize in tones that seem to alternate between accompanying and leading the music.
  • Tom Petty harmonizes to great effect on the latter, and Springsteen unleashes his most jaw-droppingly savage lead guitar on the former.
  • She had just been going to support her sister but Jo immediately sang a lower part, harmonising.
1.2 [no object] Produce a pleasing visual combination: the containers harmonize in color, texture, and shape with the flowers they display
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Oriental rugs with their mellowed tones will harmonize with almost any color.
  • A wooden kitchen chair that no longer matches can easily be spray-painted in a color that will harmonize with the new tablecloth and drapes.
  • Make sure they grow shorter than the anchor plant, share its cultural requirements, and harmonize with its colors and textures.
coordinate, go together, match, blend, mix, balance;
be compatible, be harmonious, suit each other
1.3Make consistent: the economic group founded to harmonize national development plans
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It will also mount a massive lobbying campaign in Brussels to harmonise European copyright with US law, arguing that in an MP3 world rights protection must be universal.
  • The development plan would harmonise the activities of the ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, the agriculture consultative forum and other stakeholders.
  • It is important to address these problems in a coherent and a global way, which requires co-ordination between different government and calls for harmonising and synchronising our approaches.
coordinate, systematize, correlate, integrate, synchronize, make consistent, homogenize, bring in line, bring in tune


Late 15th century (in the sense 'sing or play in harmony'): from French harmoniser, from harmonie (see harmony).



Pronunciación: /ˌhärmənəˈzāSH(ə)n/
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • In spite of the recognition of the urgent need for harmonization and standardization, consensus in these areas has developed rather slowly.
  • Given the huge disparities existing across the world it is open to question whether IP harmonization benefits developing countries.
  • So the African Union will aim at the harmonization of admonitory and the fiscal policies of African countries.

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