"The Beijing dialect uses four tones"Category: General
"The timbre of her soprano was rich and lovely", "The muffled tones of the broken bell summoned them to meet"
Related Noun(s):noteCategory: General
"They tested his hearing with pure tones of different frequencies"Category: General
"The feel of the city excited him", "A clergyman improved the tone of the meeting", "It had the smell of treason"
"He began in a conversational tone", "He spoke in a nervous tone of voice"Category: General
"The general tone of articles appearing in the newspapers is that the government should withdraw", "From the tone of her behavior I gathered that I had outstayed my welcome"Category: General