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high–toned

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adjective \ˈhī-ˈtōnd\

Simple Definition of high–toned

  • : having a high moral or intellectual tone or quality

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of high–toned

  1. 1 :  high in social, moral, or intellectual quality

  2. 2 :  pretentious, pompous

1807

First Known Use of high–toned

1807


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