Example sentences for: dissonance

How can you use “dissonance” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In his rendition, the same fruit on a pedestal contains an element of dissonance, disturbance, and even violence.

  • The paintings of Otto Dix, Georg Grosz, and Max Beckmann were brutally realist, and the dissonance of the times was aptly captured by the atonal music composed by Arnold Schönberg and his pupil Alban Berg.

  • For the last decade, Lee has been attempting to craft a new kind of artfully slapdash film syntax--one that mixes jivey jump-cuts with Brechtian exhortations, that tries to build immense dramatic structures out of dissonance and opposition.

  • Several transcripts identified in this manner are expressed at a relatively low level ( dunce [ 28], CREB [ 29], dco [ 30], period [ 31], timeless [ 32], dissonance [ 33]).

  • Only after the full-fledged arrival of 1998 did things start to pick up, when the release of Firestorm heralded a return to the usual Hollywood standards of cognitive dissonance.

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