tones meaning

EN[təʊnz] [toʊnz]

    Definition of tones in English Dictionary

  • NounBFtone
    1. plural of tone.
    2. VerbBFtonePRtoningPT, PPtoned
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of tone.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The feeling of Singleton's bosom grew heightened in its tone of melancholy, and a more passionate emphasis of thought broke forth in his half-muttered soliloquy:— ¶"How I remember as I look [ …]
          • f the tone is not falling, then a macron or trema is written above the vowel: màtö. — Rob Nierse, [2]
          • I hope they'll tone it down and stop arguing so much.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          1. en tones of voice
          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of tones for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "tones" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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          Definiteness: Level 1
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