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We found 71 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word tone:
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General dictionaries General (35 matching dictionaries)
  1. Tone, tone: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. tone: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. tone: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. tone: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. tone: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. tone, tone: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Tone, tone: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. tone: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Tone, tone: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. tone: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. tone: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. tone: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. TONE: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. tone: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. tone: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. tone: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. tone: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Tone (DC band), Tone (Jeff Ament album), Tone (TVXQ album), Tone (fiction), Tone (linguistics), Tone (literary), Tone (literature), Tone (music), Tone (musical instrument), Tone (name), Tone: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. tone: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Tone: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. tone: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. tone: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. tone: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. tone: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. tone: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  26. tone: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. tone: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. tone: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. Tone, tone: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. Tone: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. Tone: UVic Writer's Guide [home, info]
  32. tone: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  33. tone: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. tone: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Tone: Health & Beauty Glossary [home, info]
  3. Tone: Art Glossary: Terminology for artists [home, info]
  4. tone: Essentials of Music [home, info]
  5. Tone: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  6. tone: Linguistic Glossary [home, info]
  7. -tone: A Cross Reference of Latin and Greek Elements [home, info]
  8. Tone: Lexicon of Linguistics [home, info]
  9. Tone: Literary Terms [home, info]
  10. TONE: Bobs Byway OF POETIC TERMS [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Tone: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. tone: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. tone: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. tone: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. tone: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. tone: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. tone: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Tone: WeMove Glossary of Terms [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. tone: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. TONE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. TONE: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  4. tone: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tone: Scientology® and Dianetics® [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. tone: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. tone: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. tone: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. Tone: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. Tone: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Tone: Glossary of Diamonds [home, info]
  3. Tone: Nikonians Photo Glossary [home, info]
  4. Tone: Glossary of Film/Video Terms [home, info]
  5. Tone: Beauty & Health Glossary [home, info]
  6. TONE: NOISE CONTROL TERMS [home, info]
  7. tone: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]
  8. Tone: Coffee Glossary [home, info]
  9. Tone: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from Macmillan (
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Quick definitions from WordNet (tone)

noun:  (linguistics) a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages ("The Beijing dialect uses four tones")
noun:  the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author ("The general tone of articles appearing in the newspapers is that the government should withdraw")
noun:  a steady sound without overtones ("They tested his hearing with pure tones of different frequencies")
noun:  a musical interval of two semitones
noun:  the quality of a person's voice ("He began in a conversational tone")
noun:  the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people ("A clergyman improved the tone of the meeting")
noun:  a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound
noun:  the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli
noun:  a quality of a given color that differs slightly from a primary color
noun:  (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound) ("The muffled tones of the broken bell summoned them to meet")
verb:  change to a color image ("Tone a photographic image")
verb:  change the color or tone of ("Tone a negative")
verb:  of one's speech, varying the pitch
verb:  utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically
verb:  give a healthy elasticity to ("Let's tone our muscles")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #17109)

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Phrases that include tone:   tone deaf, tone language, tone down, touch tone, partial tone, more...

Words similar to tone:   timbre, tint, feel, feeling, flavor, look, note, quality, shade, smell, spirit, step, strengthen, timber, tincture, toned, tonicity, toning, tonus, atmosphere, more...

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