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Word: cacophonous

Definition: discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds


Sentences Containing 'cacophonous'

First they beat a great number of hollow drums and the Roman troops were unsettled by the loud and cacophonous noise.

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