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intone

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈtəʊn/  us   /-ˈtoʊn/ formal
to say something slowly and seriously in a voice that does not rise or fall much: [+ speech] "Let us pray," the priest intoned to his congregation.
Translations of “intone”
in Chinese (Traditional) (以平直的語調)緩慢而嚴肅地說…
in Chinese (Simplified) (以平直的语调)缓慢而严肃地说…
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