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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Keeping of the same tone or pitch without change in talking or singing.

Usage examples (40)
  • I could not stay awake during that class because the professor spoke in a monotone.
  • It features Kareem Abdul Jabbar jabbering in monotone about the dangers of strangers, among things.
  • She gazed absently at the wall and sang in monotone.
  • Everyone’s favorite caustic, raspy monotone is back for more science fiction-fantasy-mystery hybrid goodness. for more
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