Definition of discord:
- To disagree; to be discordant; to jar; to clash; not to suit.
- Union of musical sounds which strikes the ear harshly or disagreeably, owing to the incommensurability of the vibrations which they produce; want of musical concord or harmony; a chord demanding resolution into a concord.
- Want of concord or agreement; absence of unity or harmony in sentiment or action; variance leading to contention and strife; disagreement; - applied to persons or to things, and to thoughts, feelings, or purposes.
strife, differ, noise, difficulty, confrontation, vary, disaccord, jar, dissentience, take issue, dissent, din, inharmony, dissension, schism, agree, faction, war, disagree, discordance, racket, contradict.
conflict (part of speech: verb)
- non-uniformity (part of speech: noun)
- discordant (part of speech: adjective)
- "An Essay on Criticism", John Oldmixon.
- "Union and Democracy", Allen Johnson.
- "Ralph the Heir", Anthony Trollope.