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sweet-toned Line breaks: sweet-toned

Definition of sweet-toned in English:


Producing a gentle, clear, and melodious sound: a sweet-toned violinist a sweet-toned tenor
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  • Sweet-toned and musicianly oboe and violin lines intertwined delightfully.
  • The chorus is predictably fine, and the soloists, while not the most characterful, are sweet-toned and appropriately devout.
  • The baroque flute sounded particularly sweet-toned in her hands.

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