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Meaning of HARMONIZE

Pronunciation:  'hârmu`nIz

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  bring into consonance, harmony, or accord while making music or singing
  2. [v]  bring into consonance or accord; "harmonize one's goals with one's abilities"
  3. [v]  bring into consonance or relate harmoniously; "harmonize the different interests"
  4. [v]  sing or play in harmony
  5. [v]  write a harmony for
  6. [v]  go together; "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded"

HARMONIZE is a 9 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: accord, agree, chord, concord, consort, fit in, harmonise, harmonise, harmonise, reconcile
 See Also: accommodate, adjust, alter, blend, blend in, change, check, compose, conciliate, correspond, fit, gibe, go, jibe, key, match, proportion, realise, realize, reharmonise, reharmonize, relate, set, sing, tally, write



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Har"mo*nize\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Harmonized}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Harmonizing}.] [Cf. F. harmoniser. ]
    1. To agree in action, adaptation, or effect on the mind; to
       agree in sense or purport; as, the parts of a mechanism
    2. To be in peace and friendship, as individuals, families,
       or public organizations.
    3. To agree in vocal or musical effect; to form a concord;
       as, the tones harmonize perfectly.
  2. \Har"mo*nize\, v. t.
    1. To adjust in fit proportions; to cause to agree; to show
       the agreement of; to reconcile the apparent contradiction
    2. (Mus.) To accompany with harmony; to provide with parts,
       as an air, or melody.
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