noun. the property of sounding harmonious.
noun. the repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words.
1. Noun, singular or mass Music with a fast tempo might make listeners more aware of sound devices like consonance, whereas music with a slow tempo can give listeners more time to think about imagery and symbolism in the lyrics. 2. Verb, base form Assonance is the repeating sound of vowels and consonance the repetition of consonants in the middle or end of a word.