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.
But once again, no one came forward to defend the toneless singer, as expected.
The researchers also monitored brain activity in response to sounds of toneless noises that were designed to match the frequency levels of each tone played.
psychological experience; the driver sang in a "wailing, toneless
● Native Colors: Fill toneless or flat image with original colors by using Native Colors
However, the first-person narration feels toneless, and Yvonne's indecisiveness and self-absorption become tedious.
Their song, if that is the word I want, is a low, toneless moan that Pearson likens to a mooing cow: Waa-Waaaaaa-Waa.
Mild inhalation (respiratory) exposures will manifest within 2 to 24 hours with rhinorrhea, sneezing, epistaxis, hoarseness progressing to "toneless" voice, barking cough, anosmia, wheezing, and dyspnea in smokers and asthmatics, and, sometimes, nasal or sinus pain.
Karen's coldness towards Martha's death is reinforced by her toneless rejection to Mrs.
These toneless notes, played by striking the body of the guitar with the knuckles, are in groups of five, the beat falling on the fifth: '.