Definition of tone

You can find definition of tone below. Words can have several meanings depending on the context. Their meaning may vary depending on where they are used. Please choose approriate definition according to part of speech and context. We have found 15 different definitions of tone. tone is a 4 letter word. It starts with t and ends with e.

  • tone

    noun communication

    the quality of a person's voice

  • tone

    noun attribute

    (linguistics) a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages

  • timbre

    noun attribute

    (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound)

  • spirit

    noun state

    the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people

  • shade

    noun attribute

    a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color

  • note

    noun communication

    a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound

  • tone

    noun cognition

    a steady sound without overtones

  • tonicity

    noun state

    the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli

  • tone

    noun communication

    a musical interval of two semitones

  • tone

    noun attribute

    the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author

  • tone

    verb communication

    utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically

  • tone

    verb communication

    vary the pitch of one's speech

  • tone

    verb change

    change the color or tone of

  • tone

    verb change

    change to a color image

  • tone

    verb body

    give a healthy elasticity to

Words that start with tone

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Words that ending in tone

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Prefixes of tone

Suffixes of tone