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harmony
American English: /ˈhɑrməni/
British English: /ˈhɑːməni/

Translation of harmony in Spanish:

noun plural harmonies

  • 1 uncountable or countable (Music) to sing/play in harmony
    cantar/tocar en armonía
    Example sentences
    • In terms of form, melody, and harmony, these works define the word ‘traditional.’
    • Glass has stripped music down to a few bare parameters: repetition, simple harmony and little melody.
    • What unites his music for all media is his individual use of melody and harmony often with a light touch.
  • 2 uncountable (concord) racial/social harmony
    armonía racial/social
    they live together in perfect harmony
    viven juntos en perfecta armonía
    to live in harmony with nature
    Example sentences
    • They are in harmony with the perfect will of God and give rise to changed lives and changed communities.
    • It has the potential to become a central feature in the promotion and determination of a more aware, inclusive and active community that lives in harmony with itself and its environment.
    • Christians have lived on the south-western coast of the Indian subcontinent peacefully and in harmony with the other local people for many centuries.

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