HyperDic: stridence

English > 1 sense of the word stridence:
NOUNattributestridence, shrillness, stridencyhaving the timbre of a loud high-pitched sound
English > stridence: 1 sense > noun 1, attribute
MeaningHaving the timbre of a loud high-pitched sound.
Synonymsshrillness, stridency
Broadertimbre, timber, quality, tone(music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound)
Spanishestridencia, estridor
Adjectivesstridentunpleasantly loud and harsh
stridentconspicuously and offensively loud

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