Definition of “intone” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “intone” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“intone” in American English

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intoneverb [ I/T ]

us /ɪnˈtoʊn/

to say something slowly and seriously in a voice that does not rise or fall much:

[ I ] "Say after me," he would intone, and the class dutifully repeated whatever he said.

(Definition of “intone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)