toneless


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tone·less

 (tōn′lĭs)
adj.
1. Lacking tone.
2. Lacking vitality; listless.

tone′less·ly adv.
tone′less·ness n.

toneless

(ˈtəʊnlɪs)
adj
1. having no tone
2. lacking colour or vitality
ˈtonelessly adv
ˈtonelessness n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.toneless - lacking in tone or expressiontoneless - lacking in tone or expression; "his toneless mechanical voice"
toned - having or distinguished by a tone; often used in combination; "full-toned"; "silver-toned"
Translations
بِدون تَنويع في النَّغَمَه الصَّوْتِيَّه
nezvučný
tonløs
áherslulaus
nezvučný

toneless

[ˈtəʊnlɪs] ADJ [voice] → monótono, apagado, inexpresivo; [muscle tissue] → flojo

toneless

[ˈtəʊnləs] adj [voice] → terne

toneless

adjtonlos; musiceintönig; colourstumpf

toneless

[ˈtəʊnlɪs] adj (voce) → inespressivo/a

tone

(təun) noun
1. (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.
2. a shade of colour. various tones of green.
3. firmness of body or muscle. Your muscles lack tone – you need exercise.
4. in music, one of the larger intervals in an octave eg between C and D.
verb
to fit in well; to blend. The brown sofa tones (in) well with the walls.
ˈtonal adjective
of musical tones.
ˈtoneless adjective
without tone; with no variation in sound etc. She spoke in a toneless voice.
ˈtonelessly adverb
tone down
to make or become softer, less harsh etc. He toned down some of his criticisms.
References in classic literature ?
Perhaps it was that no man could expect to have the most momentous question of his life settled in a voice so level, so toneless, so devoid of joy or energy.
I don't know what to answer, or who Terence Hewet is," Helen continued, in the toneless voice of a ghost.
The three hurried downstairs, to find, not the gay dog they expected, but a young man, colourless, toneless, who had already the mournful eyes above a drooping moustache that are so common in London, and that haunt some streets of the city like accusing presences.
Their song, if that is the word I want, is a low, toneless moan that Pearson likens to a mooing cow: Waa-Waaaaaa-Waa.
Karen's coldness towards Martha's death is reinforced by her toneless rejection to Mrs.
Even absolutely toneless and awkward musical performances end up getting praises, even if evidence to the contrary is plain for all to (painfully) see and hear
FOUR hours of toneless wailing in The Voice's battle rounds and just one puny highlight.
5) -ghi is inherently toneless, its tone is determined by the tone of the preceding syllable.
There is now a perceptible pause before she speaks in a toneless voice.
Larger, toneless vertical lines on either side contain the painting, and a third such line, slightly off center, divides the painting more or less in half.
Envelope office, white, bond paper, 75 g / m2, 240 x 340 mm, toneless, 100 units.
I would listen to my own voice and marvel at it, calm, correct but toneless, surely.