feeling tone

noun

Definition of feeling tone

  1. 1a :  feeling 7c b :  a particular quality of one's awareness measured in terms of pleasantness and unpleasantness

  2. 2a :  the overall quality of an experience especially as attributed to the thing experienced a second translation which I think reproduces the feeling tone of the original — Ernest Beaglehole b :  one of the emotional shades of an experience especially as attributed to the thing experienced

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