Definition of tone of voice
- I don't like your tone of voice.
: vocal or musical sound of a specific quality
: a sound of definite pitch and vibration
: whole step
: to impart tone to : strengthen
: to soften or reduce in intensity, color, appearance, or sound : mellow
: to change the normal silver image of (something, such as a photographic print) into a colored image
: sound produced by vertebrates by means of lungs, larynx, or syrinx
: musical sound produced by the vocal folds and resonated by the cavities of head and throat
: the power or ability to produce musical tones
: to express in words : utter
: to adjust for producing the proper musical sounds
: to pronounce (a speech sound, such as a consonant) with voice
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