Definition of consonant:
- in keeping; " salaries agreeable with current trends"; " plans conformable with your wishes"; " expressed views concordant with his background"
- involving or characterized by harmony
- a speech sound that is not a vowel
- a letter of the alphabet standing for a spoken consonant
- 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.
Common misspellings for consonant:
- consonat (21%)
- consanant (11%)
- consonent (11%)
- consanent (11%)
- consenant (9%)
- consonate (6%)
- cosonant (6%)
- connsonant (6%)
- consenent (6%)
- consonet (4%)
Examples of usage for consonant:
" Say it after me- cup, cup" and she pronounced the final consonant so distinctly that Rufino proceeded without difficulty:- " I see a cuppa. "The Locusts' Years" , Mary Helen Fee.