meaning of consonant

1. Having agreement; congruous; consistent; according; -- usually followed by with or to.
Having like sounds.
harmonizing together; accordant; as, consonant tones, consonant chords.
Of or pertaining to consonants; made up of, or containing many, consonants.
An articulate sound which in utterance is usually combined and sounded with an open sound called a vowel; a member of the spoken alphabet other than a vowel; also, a letter or character representing such a sound.
a speech sound that is not a vowel

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consonant | consonant rhyme | consonant system | consonantal | consonantal system | consonantize | consonantly | consonantness |

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