(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Characterized by harmony of sound: consonant, harmonic, harmonious, musical, symphonic. See BEAUTIFUL, SOUNDS.

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  • Symphonious — Sym*pho ni*ous, a. [From {Symphony}.] 1. Agreeing in sound; accordant; harmonious. [1913 Webster] Followed with acclamation and the sound Symphonious of ten thousand harps. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mus.) Symphonic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • symphonious — [sim fō′nē əs] adj. [< L symphonia, harmony (see SYMPHONY) + OUS] Now Rare harmonious, esp. in sound symphoniously adv …   English World dictionary

  • symphonious — adjective Of or pertaining to simultaneous sounds that are harmonious together. The symphonious sound of the fifty skilled musicians filled the concert hall. Syn: harmonious See Also: symphony, symphoniously …   Wiktionary

  • symphonious — adjective Date: 1652 agreeing especially in sound ; harmonious • symphoniously adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • symphonious — symphoniously, adv. /sim foh nee euhs/, adj. harmonious; in harmonious agreement or accord. [1645 55; SYMPHONY + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • symphonious — a. Harmonious, consonant, accordant, concordant, musical, symphonic …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • symphonious — adj 1. harmonious, in harmony, euphonious, symphonic, homophonic, monodic; assonant, unisonous, unisonant, unisonal, Music. isotonic; tuneful, in tune; musical, melodic, melodious, ariose, pleasant sounding, pleasant to the ear; resonant, chiming …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • symphonious — sym·pho·ni·ous …   English syllables

  • symphonious — sym•pho•ni•ous [[t]sɪmˈfoʊ ni əs[/t]] adj. harmonious; in harmonious agreement or accord • Etymology: 1645–55 sym•pho′ni•ous•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • symphonious — /sɪmˈfoʊniəs/ (say sim fohneeuhs) adjective harmonious; in harmonious agreement or accord. –symphoniously, adverb …  

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