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horrisonant Line breaks: hor|ris¦on¦ant
Pronunciation: /hɒˈrɪs(ə)nənt/

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Definition of horrisonant in English:


Having a harsh, ugly sound.


Late 16th century: from Latin horrere (see horrid) + sonant- 'sounding' (from sonare 'to sound').

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