Lesson 18 - Sound sensations

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10 terms · Words Relating to Sound

Acoustics

(n) the quality of sound, pertaining to how it is heard based on the quality and structure of the room

Cacophony

(n) lack of harmony; loud and unpleasant noise; a racket

Clamor

(n) unpleasant sound; noise

Din

(n) ongoing loud sound; noise

Discordant

(adj) lacking harmony or agreement

Euphony

(n) pleasing sound

Mellifluous

(adj) sweet and smooth sounding

Raucous

(adj) coarse-sounding; loud and unruly

Strident

(adj) shrill; high-pitched

Vociferous

(adj) loud and noisy regarding one's own voice, especially shouting; demandingly clamorous

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