low-toned low-toned

Definition(s):

  • (adj) very low in volume

Usage(s):

  1. The Senator passed from the oratorical into the conversational; galleries and stenographers strained ears to catch low-toned thrusts and parries.
  2. But their attention was captured once again by a slender, low-toned speaker wearing a blue legionnaire-type cap.
  3. But Paar's low-toned impudence and highhanded wit often came off engagingly.
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