Definition of Undertone

1. Noun. A quiet or hushed tone of voice. "Spoke in undertones"

Generic synonyms: Tone, Tone Of Voice



2. Noun. A subdued emotional quality underlying an utterance; implicit meaning.
Exact synonyms: Undercurrent
Generic synonyms: Meaning, Substance

3. Noun. A pale or subdued color.
Exact synonyms: Tinge
Generic synonyms: Shade, Tincture, Tint, Tone
Derivative terms: Tinge

Definition of Undertone

1. n. A low or subdued tone or utterance; a tone less loud than usual.

2. n. A low or subdued tone or utterance; a tone less loud than usual.

Definition of Undertone

1. Noun. an auditory tone of low pitch or volume ¹

2. Noun. an implied meaning; an undercurrent ¹

3. Noun. a pale colour, or one seen underneath another colour ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Undertone

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Undertone

underthrust
underthrusted
underthrusting
underthrusts
undertide
undertie
undertilde
undertildes
undertime
undertint
undertints
undertip
undertipped
undertipping
undertips
undertone (current term)
undertones
undertook
undertow
undertowed
undertows
undertrained
undertray
undertreasurer
undertreasurers
undertreat
undertreated
undertreating
undertreatment
undertreatments

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