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Spanish translation of “tone”


noun /təun/
(the quality of) a sound, especially a voice He spoke in a low/angry/gentle tone He told me about it in tones of disapproval That singer/violin/piano has very good tone. a shade of colour various tones of green. firmness of body or muscle Your muscles lack tone – you need exercise. in music, one of the larger intervals in an octave eg between C and D. tonal adjective of musical tones.
toneless adjective without tone; with no variation in sound etc She spoke in a toneless voice. tonelessly adverb
tone down to make or become softer, less harsh etc He toned down some of his criticisms.
(Definition of tone from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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