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See definition of chord on Dictionary.com
  • as incurve
  • as inharmony

synonyms for chord

  • arc
  • arch
  • contour
  • loop
  • trajectory
  • ambit
  • bend
  • bight
  • bow
  • camber
  • catenary
  • circle
  • circuit
  • circumference
  • compass
  • concavity
  • crook
  • curlicue
  • curvature
  • ellipse
  • festoon
  • flexure
  • hairpin
  • half-moon
  • helix
  • horseshoe
  • hyperbola
  • incurvation
  • incurvature
  • meniscus
  • ogee
  • parabola
  • quirk
  • round
  • sinuosity
  • sweep
  • swerve
  • turn
  • vault
  • whorl
  • curvation
  • rondure

antonyms for chord

MOST RELEVANT
  • line
  • disagreement
  • discord
  • disharmony
  • cacophony
  • clash
  • disproportion
  • fighting
  • imbalance
  • jangling
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How to use chord in a sentence

Music director Felton Offard contributes sharp guitar riffs and bluesy harmonica chords as a one-man backup band, separated from Butler by a plexiglass partition.
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In the end most teams used smaller models that produced specific parts of a song, like the chords or melodies, and then stitched these together by hand.
TO SEE WHAT MAKES AI HARD TO USE, ASK IT TO WRITE A POP SONGWILL HEAVENOCTOBER 29, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Cable management grommets keep your desktop free of tangled chords, and waterproof and scratch resistant surfaces can handle any amount of wear.
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What’s more, Nordstrom’s reputation for good customer service struck a chord with Smith, whose company is renowned for its generous returns policy.
WHY L.L. BEAN IS FINALLY TEAMING UP WITH OTHER RETAILERSPHIL WAHBAOCTOBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
In this year’s combustible political atmosphere, its uncontroversial purpose has struck a chord.
THE ACTIVIST EMPLOYEE HASN’T GONE AWAYGEOFFREY COLVINSEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
The sentiment is likely to strike a particular chord right now, when so many parents are struggling with work commitments while at the same time providing the childcare that they would normally pay for, or which would be covered by schools.
THE CASE FOR TREATING CHILDCARE LIKE ESSENTIAL ECONOMIC INFRASTRUCTURECASSIE WERBERAUGUST 20, 2020QUARTZ
In this position, the line of cavalry formed the chord of the arc described by the river, and occupied by us.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
There is quite a little knack in letting the hand fall so, but when you have once got it, the chord sounds much richer and fuller.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
When she struck the chord of G minor, it was the right preparation, and brought you immediately into the mood for what followed.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
It produced comparatively little foundation tone and a powerful chord of harmonics, many of them dissonant.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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