Crime, fiscal recklessness, and homelessness are stirring like discordant strains of music.
No doubt Romney was sincere in wanting to help the homeless woman, but it sounded a discordant note.
But people now had enough of a sense of Obama to know that the statement was discordant with his whole approach and demeanor.
Throughout his life, Froebel felt with keen pain all that was discordant or inharmonious in human society.
For once, the music of her voice was lost in a discordant cry of detestation.
After a keen glance he suddenly broke into a peal of discordant laughter, which died away into a savage and menacing growl.
Even the discordant shriek of the steam-whistle has been superseded in Freeland.
No hypothesis as to the cause of the evil can be entertained, which is discordant with them.
Some one was singing the "Carmagnole" in drunken, discordant tones.
The very sky seemed full of the discordant tumult; wood and shore reverberated with the volume of convulsive and dissonant baying.