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discord
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Nicholas Nickleby
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as in: discord amongst the group Define
conflict or disagreement -- especially among those expected to cooperate or (especially in the form "discordant"): seeming different or wrong along with everything else
  • Spite is a little word; but it represents as strange a jumble of feelings, and compound of discords, as any polysyllable in the language.

  • There are no more uses of "discord" identified with this meaning in the book.

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  • There is too much discord in the team.
  • There is too much discord in their home.

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as in: discord amongst the group Define
conflict or disagreement -- especially among those expected to cooperate or (especially in the form "discordant"): seeming different or wrong along with everything else
as in: discordant music Define
unpleasant sound -- especially a combination of sounds that sound wrong together (though sometimes done intentionally in music)
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