cacophonous

[kuh-kof-uh-nuhs]
adjective
having a harsh or discordant sound.

Origin:
1790–1800; < Greek kakóphōnos. See caco-, -phone, -ous

cacophonously, adverb
uncacophonous, adjective


dissonant, strident, grating, raucous.
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cacophonous or cacophonic (kəˈkɒfənəs, ˌkækəˈfɒnɪk)
 
adj
jarring in sound; discordant; harsh
 
cacophonic or cacophonic
 
adj
 
cacophonously or cacophonic
 
adv
 
cacophonically or cacophonic
 
adv

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Example sentences
The screechy sounds of a soprano, not at her best, complete the irony of
  cacophonous combat.
Unfortunately the healthcare debate is complex, chaotic and cacophonous.
It needs to be noticed in the cacophonous crowd of kids' programs that exists
  today.
Twitter has been cacophonous with the cries of the offended.
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