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Meaning of HARMONIOUS

Pronunciation:  hâr'mowneeus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  existing together in harmony; "harmonious family relationships"
  2. [adj]  suitable and fitting; "the tailored clothes were harmonious with her military bearing"
  3. [adj]  exhibiting equivalence or correspondence among constituents of an entity or between different entities
  4. [adj]  musically pleasing
 

HARMONIOUS is a 10 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: appropriate, balanced, compatible, congruent, congruous, consonant, harmonic, harmonical, harmonised, harmonized, in harmony, on-key, proportionate, pure, symmetrical, sympathetic, symphonic, symphonious, true
 
 Antonyms: inharmonious, unharmonious
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Har*mo"ni*ous\, a. [Cf. F. harmonieux. See
{Harmony}.]
1. Adapted to each other; having parts proportioned to each
   other; symmetrical.

         God hath made the intellectual world harmonious and
         beautiful without us.                 --Locke.

2. Acting together to a common end; agreeing in action or
   feeling; living in peace and friendship; as, an harmonious
   family.

3. Vocally or musically concordant; agreeably consonant;
   symphonious. -- {Har*mo"ni*ous*ly}, adv. --
   {Har*mo"ni*ous*ness}, n.

 
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