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euphonious

[yoo-foh-nee-uh s] /yuˈfoʊ ni əs/
adjective
1.
pleasant in sound; agreeable to the ear; characterized by euphony:
a sweet, euphonious voice.
Origin of euphonious
1765-1775
1765-75; euphony + -ous
Related forms
euphoniously, adverb
euphoniousness, noun
noneuphonious, adjective
noneuphoniously, adverb
noneuphoniousness, noun
uneuphonious, adjective
uneuphoniously, adverb
uneuphoniousness, noun
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  • I asked your mother, when we were left alone, if she had any objection to me other than my uneuphonious and suggestive surname.

    Ladies-In-Waiting Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • People did not wait until ten o'clock for "functions" to begin; neither did they give them that uneuphonious name.

    A Little Girl of Long Ago Amanda Millie Douglas
  • They've got an old woman—well, she's not very old—with the uneuphonious name of Mumple living with them.

    Double Harness Anthony Hope

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