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Synonyms for intonation
ˌɪn toʊˈneɪ ʃən, -tə-in·to·na·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.0 / 1 vote

  1. intonation

    melody, accentuation, resonance, ring

    jar, jabber, gabble, babel, gibber, rattle

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  1. intonation, modulation, pitch contournoun

    rise and fall of the voice pitch

    chanting, transition, pitch contour, inflection, modulation

  2. intonationnoun

    singing by a soloist of the opening piece of plainsong

    chanting, pitch contour, modulation

  3. intonation, chantingnoun

    the act of singing in a monotonous tone

    chanting, pitch contour, modulation

  4. intonationnoun

    the production of musical tones (by voice or instrument); especially the exactitude of the pitch relations

    chanting, pitch contour, modulation

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. intonationnoun

    tone, cadence, twang, modulation of voice

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  1. Bill Kretzschmar:

    The speaker may have English as a second language because the intonation is not quite fluent in the way you would expect of a native U.S. speaker or native Canadian, but the speaker may have spent a long time in North America, because the speech is really too fluent just to have been learned abroad.

  2. Lucinda Williams:

    I love Emmylou Harris's version of my song, 'Sweet Old World.' Her intonation is great.

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