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doc Definition of tone
    English to English
    noun
  • the quality of a person's voice
  • He began in a conversational tone.
    He spoke in a nervous tone of voice.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • (linguistics) a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages
  • The Beijing dialect uses four tones.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound)
  • The timbre of her soprano was rich and lovely.
    The muffled tones of the broken bell summoned them to meet.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
  • The feel of the city excited him.
    A clergyman improved the tone of the meeting.
    It had the smell of treason.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color
  • After several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound
  • The singer held the note too long.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • a steady sound without overtones
  • They tested his hearing with pure tones of different frequencies.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli
  • The doctor tested my tonicity.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • a musical interval of two semitones
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author
  • The general tone of articles appearing in the newspapers is that the government should withdraw.
    From the tone of her behavior I gathered that I had outstayed my welcome.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • Sound, or the character of a sound, or a sound considered as of this or that character; as, a low, high, loud, grave, acute, sweet, or harsh tone.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • Quality, with respect to attendant feeling; the more or less variable complex of emotion accompanying and characterizing a sensation or a conceptual state; as, feeling tone; color tone.
  • source: Webster 1913
    verb
  • utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically
  • The students chanted the same slogan over and over again.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • vary the pitch of one's speech
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • change the color or tone of
  • Tone a negative.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • change to a color image
  • Tone a photographic image.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • give a healthy elasticity to
  • Let's tone our muscles.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To utter with an affected tone.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
    noun
  • [ton] Tinig; tingig; tunog ng boses
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Espaņol-Tagalog
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