Noun(1) a quiet or hushed tone of voice(2) a subdued emotional quality underlying an utterance; implicit meaning(3) a pale or subdued color
(1) ├ö├ç├┐Mom,├ö├ç├û I said in an undertone , my throat completely dry.(2) He didn't exactly looked panicked, but his voice was dark with rage and an undertone of fear.(3) However much I tried to be funny and nice, I didn't try to hide the undertone of serious disappointment.(4) ├ö├ç├┐Best if you overlook the name, mate,├ö├ç├û she suggested in a tone that was pleasant enough, yet held the tainted undertone of threat.(5) The strong undertone of moral earnestness, never preached, gives a stability and force to the vivid portraiture, and prevents the satiric touches from degenerating into mere malice.(6) She whispered, but Will murmured in an undertone for her to be quiet.(7) a pallid undertone to her tanned skin(8) For all that written correspondence can manage, a subtle undertone and feeling is probably the hardest to achieve.(9) His normal tone was destroyed by a scratchy undertone .(10) There was an undertone of disapproval in his voice.(11) My skin tone is fair with a pink undertone and very red cheeks.(12) Some shades have yellow or brown specks in them, others have an undertone of blue or purple or even black.(13) I'd said that once before, long ago, but that hadn't been tinted with the undertones I was feeling now.(14) The hue contains warm yellow undertones that create a sunlit ambience.(15) There were distinct undertones of fear and uncertainty in her voice.(16) It has a nice, deep amber-brown colour, coffee, buttery undertones with a hint of tangerine in the taste, and a subtle warming of alcohol in the finish.
(1) undertone :: undertone
1. low voice ::
2. undercurrent ::
3. tinge ::
Different Formsundertone, undertones
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