Hindi translation of tone
tonePowered by COBUILD /təʊn टअउन्/
Word forms: tones, toning, toned
Definitions and Translations
1. countable noun
The tone of a sound is its particular quality.सुर mn, स्वर , mn ⇒ They began speaking in low tones. ⇒ ...the clear tone of the bell.
2. countable noun
Someone's tone is a quality in their voice which shows what they are feeling or thinking.मन की दशा nf ⇒ I still didn't like his tone of voice. ⇒ Her tone implied that her patience was limited.
3. uncountable noun
The tone of a speech or piece of writing is its style and the feelings expressed in it.लहज़ा mn ⇒ The tone of the letter was very friendly. ⇒ His comments to reporters were cautious in tone.
4. transitive verb, phrasal verb
Something that tones or tones up your body makes it firm and strong.दृढ़ बनाना/दृढ़ कर देना ⇒ Massage tones up the muscles.
If you tone down something that you have written or said, you make it less forceful, severe, or offensive.नर्म बनाना ⇒ It would help if you toned down your language.
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Example Sentences Including 'tone'
I called B. B. He picked up the phone during the first ringing tone.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
I called home and waited tensely as I listened to the ringing tone.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
The guy started speaking in this very smooth, hypnotic tone.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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Translation of tone from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary