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Definition of the adjective absonant

What does absonant mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. Discordant; contrary; -- opposed to consonant.

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Google previewThe natural method of teaching the elements of grammar, for the nursery and infant schools (1851)

by Robert Pemberton (F.R.S.L.)

Ab-sent is an Absolute is an Ac-ceptable is an Ac- cessary is an Ab-soi-utory is an -3 Ac-cessory is an <J Absonant is an Ac-cess- ible is ...

Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English (1880)

Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense and Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects

Absonant, adj. (Lat.) (1) Discordant, disagreeing, Absonous was used in the same sense. (2) Untunable. Cockeram. Abstacle, s. for obstacle. Abstent, adj. Absent. Warw. Abster, v. (Lat. abslerreo.) To deter. Abstinent, adj. (Lat.) Abstemious.

Google previewRhyming dictionary for the use of young poets, with an essay on English versification [by T. Smibert]. (1852)

by Thomas Smibert

Ant, cant, chant, grant, pant, plant, rant, slant, aslant, complaisant, displant, enchant, gallant, implant, recant, supplant, transplant, absonant, adamant, arrogant, combatant, consonant, cormorant, pro- testant, significant, visitant, covenant, ...

Google previewFather Van's progressive dictionary for versification (1900)

by Amandus Vandendriessche

ABDICANT, absonant, adamant, adjutant, adulterant, agglutinant, alignant, alterant, annuitant, applicant, appurtenant, arrogant, buoyant, byzant, cognizant, communicant, concomitant, confidant, consonant, cormorant, covenant, dissonant , ...

Google previewDictionary of the Synonymous Words and Technical Terms in the English Language (1806)

by James Leslie (of Edinburgh.)

Absonous, absonant, illogical, implausible, incompatible, incompetible ; ...

Google previewWalker's Pronouncing dictionary of the English language, with Webster's definitions and Worcester's improvements, remodelled. Pearl ed (1873)

by P Austin Nuttall, John Walker

Absonant, ah'-to-nant, a., contrary to reason. ABsoEe, ah-sawrh' v. a., ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3S1O1N1A1N1T1

The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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