Sentence Examples

  • This tone may be within dissonance range of one of the primaries.
  • The sound is jarring and harsh, and we term it a " dissonance " or " discord."
  • The frequency of beats giving maximum dissonance rises as we rise higher in the musical scale, and falls as we descend.
  • But we have to remember that with strings, pipes and instruments generally the fundamental tone is accompanied by overtones, called also " upper partials," and beating within the dissonance range may occur between these overtones.
  • But his plays - with the exception of The Witch of Edmonton, in which he doubtless had a prominent share - too often disturb the mind like a bad drel n which ends as an unsolved dissonance; and this defect is a sup