What is another word for euphony?40 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ j_ˈuː_f_ə_n_ˌɪ], [ jˈuːfənˌɪ], [ jˈuːfənˌɪ]
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Definition for Euphony:
- Pleasing sound; quality of having this( usu. of words, phrases, &c.); tendency to phonetic change for ease of pronunciation. So euphonic, euphonious, aa., euphonically, euphoniously, advv., euphonize( 3) v. t. [ French]
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Euphony Sentence Examples:
And a friendship of old gentlemen who have got rid of many illusions, survived their ambition, and blushes, and passion for euphony, and surface harmonies, and tenderness for their accidental literary stores, but have kept all their curiosity and awe touching the problems of man and fate and the Cause of causes, - a friendship of old gentlemen of this fortune is looking more comely and profitable than anything I have read of love.
The above rule is subject to many exceptions for the sake of euphony or to give more than the ordinary prominence to the adjective or the noun; however, the following rule will be found a reliable general one, and it is in fact the informing principle of all special rules given in the various grammars - An adjective used as an epithet should precede the noun; if used as a distinguishing word it should follow.
Homophones for Euphony:
- eponym, ebn, epona, eupnoea, eupnea, Eponymy, even, ebony, epiphany, euphonium, ebon, epiphenomenon.
Hypernym for Euphony:
music of the spheres.