tone

944 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[tˈə͡ʊn], [tˈə‍ʊn], [t_ˈəʊ_n]
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Synonyms for Tone:

color (noun)

color, complexion, dye, hue, ink, paint, palette, pigment, rainbow, shade, spectrum, stain, tincture, tint.

Other synonyms and related words:

A, B, Be, Brawniness, D, Inarticulateness, Muscularity, Thew, accent, accented, accentuation, accidental, accoy, achromatism, acoustic oscillation, acoustic vibration, acoustical oscillation, acoustical vibration, act, action, actions, activity, acts, adaptability, address, aerial perspective, affect, affectation, affections, affricate, aim, air, alarm, algorithm, alveolar, ambiance, ambience, anagnorisis, angle, annotation, answering machine signal, applicability, apply paint, approach, aptendency, aptitude, aptness, architectonics, architecture, ardour, argument, aria, aroma, arrangement, articulation, aspect, aspirate, aspiration, assonance, atmosphere, attack, attemper, attitude, attribute of sound, audio frequency, aura, background, balance, bank bill, bank note, banknote, bass, beacon, bearing, beat, beckon, bedaub, bedizen, beef, beef up, beefiness, beep, begild, behavior, behavior pattern, behavioral norm, behavioral science, belief, bellows, bend, bent, besmear, bias, bilabial, bill, billet, blend, blunt, body-build, bounce, bounciness, brand, brawn, break, breath, breed, breve, brighten, brighten up, brightness, brisk, broken accents, broken sentences, broken voice, brush on paint, brushwork, brute force, buoyance, buoyancy, burden, buzzer, by order, c, cacophony, cadence, calcimine, caliber, calibre, call, candid, cantillate, carriage, cast, cast of mind, cast of soul, catastrophe, catatonic, change direction, change one's views, chant, character, characteristic, characteristics, characterization, chasten, check palliate, chord, chordal, chroma, chromatic, chromatic color, chromaticity, chromatism, chromism, classical pitch, clay, climate, coat, color balance, color harmony, color quality, color scheme, coloration, colorimetric quality, coloring, colors, colour, colouration, colouring, complication, component, comportment, composition, conatus, condition, conducement, conduciveness, conduct, confirm, connotation, consecutive intervals, consolidate, consonant, constituents, constitution, constrict, contemper, continuity, contract, contrast, contrivance, cool color, coordinate, correspond, corroborate, course, cover, crasis, crescendo, croak, crotchet, cue, culture pattern, current, custom, cut, dab, dampen, dance step, dark color, darkness, dash, daub, decorator color, decrease, deep-dye, degree, delivery, demeanor, demeanour, demisemiquaver, denouement, deportment, depth, descant, description, design, development, device, dharma, diapason, diatessaron, diathesis, diatonic interval, diatonic semitone, diction, din, dip, direction, discoloration, discolour, discord, disembodied spirit, dispose, disposition, dissonance, distemper, distinction, do, doing, doings, dominant, dominant note, double whole note, double-dye, draftsmanship, drawl, drift, drumming, drumroll, dulcetness, dulcify, dull, effect, eighth note, elasticity, element, emblazon, eminence, emotion, emotional state, emphasis, enamel, encourage, energising, energizing, energy, engild, enhance, enharmonic, enharmonic diesis, enharmonic interval, enharmonic note, environment, episode, essence, ethos, euphonic, expression, expressiveness, extensibility, fable, fabric, face, facet, facial expression, factor, faint sound, falling action, falsetto, fashion, fast-dye, feather, feature, feel, feel disgrace, feel shame, feeling, fettle, fiber, fifth, fine voice, fitness, flash, flat, flavor, flavour, flexibility, flow, fluency, foghorn, folkway, footfall, footmark, footprint, footstep, force, forest, form, formality, formulation, forthright, fortify, fourth, fragrance, frame, frame of mind, frame of soul, frequency, fresco, fresh, freshen, freshen up, fullness, fundamental, fundamental tone, fustian, gain strength, gait, general character, genius, genre, genus, gesture, gestures, ghost, gild, gimmick, gist, give, glacial movement, glaze, gloss, go about, go with, goings-on, good voice, government note, gradation, grain, greenback, grouping, guise, gymnastics, habit, habit of mind, habit of soul, half note, half step, halftone, harmonic, harmonize, harmony, heal, health, healthiness, heart, heftiness, height, hemidemisemiquaver, hesitation, hide one's face, high pitch, hint, humor, humors, humour, huskiness, idiocrasy, idiolect, idiosyncrasy, ilk, illuminate, illumination, illustration, imbue, imperative, implication, import, impression, incident, inclination, inclination toward, incline, induce, inference, inflect, inflection, influence, ingrain, initial letter, instrumentality, intensify, intensity, intent, intention, interval, intonate, intonation, intonation pattern, intone, intuitive feeling, invigorate, involuntary muscle, japan, keep one's carriage, key, kind, lacquer, language, lay on color, lead, leaning to, lenify, less semitone, lessen, letter, level, liability, life, light, lightness, lilt, limber up, line, line of action, line of conduct, lineament, lines, lisp, liveliness, local color, locution, look, looking, looking at, loud, loudness, love, low pitch, lower one's note, lumber, lungs, main current, main force, mainstream, maintien, make, make fun of, make known, makeup, manifestation, manner, manner of speaking, manner of working, manners, match, material, meaning, means, measure, mellifluence, mellifluousness, melodia, melodic interval, melodiousness, melody, method, methodology, methods, mettle, mien, milieu, mind, minim, mitigate, mode, mode of expression, mode of operation, mode of procedure, moderate, modify, modulate, modulation, modus operandi, modus vivendi, mold, mollify, monotone, monotony, mood, morale, motif, motion, motions, mould, moulder, mouldy, move, movement, movements, moves, muscle, muscle condition, muscle quality, musculature, music, musical note, musical pitch, musical quality, musical sound, musical voice, musicality, mute, mythos, nasal accent, natural, natural color, nature, neutral color, new philharmonic pitch, nicety, nisus, noise, notation, note, note of hand, notice, notion, nuance, nurse, object, observable behavior, obtund, octave, odor, odour, olfaction, olfactory modality, olfactory perception, olfactory property, olfactory sensation, opinion, oral, order, organ, outspoken, overtone, pace, painterliness, pallor, parallel octaves, parget, partial, partial tone, passion, patent note, pathos, pattern, peculiarity, perfume, peripeteia, personality, perspective, persuade, philharmonic pitch, philosophical pitch, phone, phoneme, phonetic, phonic, photogravure, phraseology, phrasing, physical appearance, physical force, physique, pigmentation, pitch, pitch accent, plan, plot, poise, port, pose, posture, power, powerful voice, practice, practises, praxis, predilection, predispose, predisposition, preeminence, presence, prime, procedure, proceeding, process, proclivity, proclivity toward, promissory note, prompt, proneness, pronunciation, propendency, propenseness, propension, propensity, property, pure tone, purity, purport, purpose, put about, qualities, quality, quality of sound, quarter note, quaver, quiet, quieten, rebound, recognition, recover, reduce, refinement, refreshing, register, regulate, reinforce, reinvigorate, relish, report, resilience, resiliency, resonance, respond, responding note, responsiveness, revitalize, revive, richness, ring, rising action, routine, run, salubriousness, salubrity, sapidity, saturation, savor, savour, scent, scheme, scum, second, secondary plot, secure, self, semibreve, semiquaver, semitone, sense, sense of smell, sensitivity, sentence structure, set, set the fashion, seventh, shadiness, shading, shadow, shadowiness, shake, shape, shaped note, sharp, sheathe, shellac, shine, short letter, significance, sinew, sinewiness, sinews, sing small, sixteenth note, sixth, sixty-fourth note, skin color, slant, slight tinge, slop on paint, smack, smear, smell, smelling, smooth down, snap, sober down, social science, soft pedal, soften, soften up, softness, somatotype, song, sonority, sonorousness, sort, sotto voce, sound, sound of voice, sound pattern, sound propagation, sound quality, species, specter, spectre, speech, speech pattern, speech sound, speech subtlety, speech tune, spiccato, spirit, spirits, sprightliness, spring, springiness, staccato, stair, stammering, stamp, standard pitch, state, state of mind, state of things, step, stiffen, stipple, story, strain, streak, stream, strength, strengthen, stress, stretch, stretchability, stretchiness, stride, stripe, structure, style, subdue, subject, subplot, subservience, substance, subtlety, suchness, suggestion, suit, supertonic, suprasegmental, survive, susceptibility, sustained note, sway, sweetness, swing, switch, sympathy, system, tack, tactics, tactile property, tactile sensation, tactual sensation, tad, tailpiece, tang, tardiloquence, technique, temper, temperament, tendency, tendency toward, tenor, tension, tercet, texture, thematic development, theme, thewiness, thews, third, thirty-second note, thread, timber, timberland, timbre, time spirit, tinct, tinge, titubancy, tonal, tonality, tone color, tone down, tone of voice, tone quality, tone up, tonelessness, tongue, tonicity, tonus, topic, touch, touch sensation, toughen, trace, transfer, traulism, treatment, tremor, trend, trim, triplet, tune, tune up, tunefulness, turn, turn over, turn upside down, twang, twist, type, undercoat, undercolor, undertone, unison interval, unwritten, utility, value, values, variation in color, variety, varnish, vein, vestige, vignette, vigor, vigour, vitalize, vocable, vocabulary, vocal, vocal delivery, vocal inflection, vocal quality, vocal sound, vocalism, vocality, vocalization, voce, voice, voice inflection, voice qualifier, voice quality, voluntary muscle, want of voice, warm color, wash, way, way of life, way of saying, ways, weaken, wear down, weigh with, well-being, wellness, whisper, whitewash, whole note, whole step, whole tone, wholesomeness, wise, with bated breath, woodland, word choice, wording, work, work out, wraith.

Rhymes for Tone:

  1. cone, sown, cohn, lone, hone, drone, known, grown, loan, crone, sewn, moan, mon, shone, throne, phone, bone, roan, prone, clone, zone, thrown, scone, groan, own, rhone, blown, shown, stone;
  2. trombone, homegrown, atone, hipbone, condone, unknown, bemoan, alone, malone, intone, disown, cologne, dethrone, postpone, cyclone, capone;
  3. overblown, unbeknown, calderon, bourguignon, overthrown, overgrown;

Quotes for Tone:

  1. We are not won by arguments that we can analyze, but by tone and temper; by the manner, which is the man himself. Louis D. Brandeis.
  2. This CD became something of a personal journey for me. The tone of the whole CD is uplifting and inspirational. It's an upper. We have enough downers in the world. Roma Downey.
  3. The more gifted and talkative one's characters are, the greater the chances of their resembling the author in tone or tint of mind. Vladimir Nabokov.

Idioms of Tone:

  1. tone sth down;
  2. lower the tone
  3. set the tone