Tone

Namn



tone

tones

Substantiv
the quality of a person's voice
  • "he spoke in a nervous tone of voice"
  • "he began in a conversational tone"
  • "the muffled tones of the broken bell summoned them to meet"
  • "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"

Synonymer

lingvistik
a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages
  • "the Beijing dialect uses four tones"
tone
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author
  • "from the tone of her behavior I gathered that I had outstayed my welcome"
  • "the general tone of articles appearing in the newspapers is that the government should withdraw"

Synonymer

Synonymer

a steady sound without overtones
  • "they tested his hearing with pure tones of different frequencies"
  • Svenska
  • ton [ musik ]
  • do

Synonymer

the definition and firmness of a muscle or organ

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a musical interval of two semitones

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Tone

Namn

tone

tone

tones

toned

toned

toning

Verb
to give a particular tone to
change the color of

Synonymer

give a healthy elasticity to
  • "Let's tone our muscles"

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