Tesauro Inglês
(substantivo) 
Definition
the quality of a given colour, as modified by mixture with white or black
He spoke in a low tone to her.
Sinônimos
pitch
He raised his voice to a higher pitch.
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stress
schools that put more stress on practical activities
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accent
He has developed a slight American accent.
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force
slamming the door behind her with all her force
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emphasis
The emphasis is on the first syllable of the word.
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inflection
His voice was devoid of inflection.
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intonation
His voice had a very slight German intonation.
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modulation
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tonality
(substantivo) 
Definition
the quality or character of a sound
the clear tone of the bell
Sinônimos
,
timbre
His voice had a deep timbre.
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tonality
(substantivo) 
Definition
general aspect, quality, or style
The tone of the letter was very friendly.
Sinônimos
,
style
six scenes in the style of a classical Greek tragedy
,
approach
We will be exploring different approaches to information-gathering.
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feel
He wanted to get the feel of the place.
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air
The meal gave the occasion an almost festive air.
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effect
He told me to get lost, or words to that effect.
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quality
The pretentious quality of the poetry.
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spirit
I appreciate the sounds, smells and the spirit of the place.
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attitude
He has a gentle attitude.
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aspect
The snowy tree assumed a lifeless aspect.
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manner
His manner was self-assured and brusque.
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mood
First set the mood with some music.
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temper
He's known for his placid temper.
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vein
He also wrote several works in a lighter vein.
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(substantivo) 
Definition
the quality of a given colour, as modified by mixture with white or black
Each brick also varies slightly in tone.
Sinônimos
colour
The badges come in twenty different colours and shapes.
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shade
The walls were painted in two shades of green.
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tint
Its large leaves often show a delicate purple tint.
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tinge
His skin had an unhealthy greyish tinge.
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hue
The same hue will look different in different lights.
(substantivo) 
a dialling tone
Sinônimos
note
I detected a note of bitterness in his voice.
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beep
(verbo) 
Definition
to be of a matching or similar tone
Her sister toned with her in a turquoise print dress.
Sinônimos
harmonize
The music had to harmonize with the seasons.
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match
Their strengths in memory and spatial skills matched.
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blend
Make sure all the patches blend together
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suit
I don't think a sedentary life would altogether suit me.
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go well with

Verbos frasais

See tone something down

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of accent
Definition
the distinctive style of pronunciation of a person or group from a particular area, country, or social background
He has developed a slight American accent.
Sinônimos
brogue,
modulation,
enunciation,
accentuation
in the sense of air
Definition
a distinctive quality, appearance, or manner
The meal gave the occasion an almost festive air.
in the sense of approach
Definition
a way of dealing with a matter
We will be exploring different approaches to information-gathering.

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