Consonance meaning

kŏn'sə-nəns
The definition of consonance is a pleasing combination of sounds or two things that are in agreement.

An example of consonance is when you have two words that both have a "ch" sound that are right next to each other in a sentence.

An example of consonance is when existing policies on tardiness are in agreement with the new policy on being late or absent.

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Agreement; harmony; accord.
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A simultaneous combination of sounds not requiring resolution to another combination of sounds for finality of effect and conventionally regarded as harmonious or pleasing.
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Close correspondence of sounds.
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The repetition of consonants or of a consonant pattern, especially at the ends of words, as in blank and think or strong and string.
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Harmony or agreement of elements or parts; accord.
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A pleasing combination of simultaneous musical sounds; harmony of tones.
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Repetition of a consonant sound in stressed syllables in the middle or at the end of words (Ex.: star/door, conceive/behoove)
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(prosody) The repetition of consonant sounds, but not vowels as in assonance.
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(chiefly music) Harmony; agreement; lack of discordance.
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Origin of consonance

From Old French, from Latin consonantia