Noun(1) an unchanging intonation(2) a single tone repeated with different words or different rhythms (especially in rendering liturgical texts
Adjective(1) of a sequence or function; consistently increasing and never decreasing or consistently decreasing and never increasing in value(2) sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch
(1) You have done all you can, and I assure you that help is on the way,├ö├ç├û said the irritatingly monotone voice on the other end.(2) His narration - delivered in a monotone from the first frame - holds you in thrall through all the twists, surprises and ironies of the plot, all skilfully handled, I thought.(3) ├ö├ç├┐It's not,├ö├ç├û he said in a monotone voice, causing a pain in my heart that I had never thought I would feel with him.(4) The P.A. system clicks on and a woman's monotone voice tells us that she will be announcing the first panel of the day.(5) ├ö├ç├┐I now pronounce you husband and wife,├ö├ç├û the minister droned in a monotone voice.(6) If yes, did that person smile warmly or speak in a monotone ?(7) ├ö├ç├┐So this is about jealousy,├ö├ç├û Devon said in a monotone .(8) Its normally monotone voice sounded distant and weak.(9) Nora steps closer and continues in the same monotone .(10) Despite the inescapable monotone of his voice, he managed to embrace virtually all kinds of music.(11) He listened and heard the familiar and comforting monotone sound of the dial tone.(12) ├ö├ç├┐Welcome,├ö├ç├û a monotone voice echoed through the darkness.(13) She appears gaunt, pale, her eyes deep set and dark, answering in almost a monotone voice.(14) ├ö├ç├┐That's what I thought,├ö├ç├û Ally replied in a lifeless, monotone voice.(15) Suddenly, her monotone voice shows some emotion.(16) His voice was monotone and his expression blank.
1. monotonic ::
2. drone ::
Different Formsmonotone, monotones
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