Definition of toneless in English:


Line breaks: tone|less
Pronunciation: /ˈtəʊnlɪs


  • (Of a voice or musical sound) lacking expression or interest: he began to sing in a toneless voice
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    • His voice was toneless, but his expression was sceptical.
    • They read their confessions in toneless voices.
    • She hardly recognized the cold, toneless voice coming out of her at that moment, and it scared her.



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  • ‘Your hearing's just fine,’ I said tonelessly.
  • ‘Leave now,’ he repeated, firmly, yet tonelessly.
  • ‘You can stop shaking him now,’ I said tonelessly.

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