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Definition 1: the quality of a person's voice - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where tone of voice or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he began in a conversational tone
  • he spoke in a nervous tone of voice

Synonyms for tone of voice in the sense of this definition

(tone of voice is a kind of ...) your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally

"his manner of speaking was quite abrupt" "her speech was barren of southernisms" "I detected a slight accent in his speech"

(... is a kind of tone of voice ) a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling

"there was a note of uncertainty in his voice"

(... is a kind of tone of voice ) the fullness of a tone of voice

"there is a musky roundness to his wordiness"

(... is a kind of tone of voice ) a quiet or hushed tone of voice

"spoke in undertones"

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