Harshness and Shrillness


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Harshness noun – A harsh or sharp quality.
Usage example: there was a harshness about her voice that made her an unlikely but surprisingly evocative singer of torch songs

Shrillness and harshness are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Shrillness" instead a noun "Harshness".
Nearby Words: harsh, harshly
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Shrillness noun – The quality of being sharp or harsh to the senses.
Harshness and shrillness are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Harshness" instead a noun "Shrillness".
Nearby Words: shrill, shrilling
Synonyms for Shrillness
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