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Toneless

ˈtəʊn.ləs

Meanings of Toneless:

adjective

(of a voice or musical sound) lacking expression or interest.

Usage examples:

He began to sing in a toneless voice

Meanings of Tonelessly:

adverb

In a way that does not express any emotion

Usage examples:

"how do you do," said lydia tonelessly., he saw me, apparently without surprise, and spoke toneless…

Meanings of Toneme:

noun

A phoneme distinguished from another only by its tone.

Usage examples:

The pinyin is so far the optimal system in representing the phonemes and tonemes of chinese.

Meanings of Tonemes:

noun

A phoneme distinguished from another only by its tone.

Usage examples:

The pinyin is so far the optimal system in representing the phonemes and tonemes of chinese.

Toner

ˈtəʊ.nər

Meanings of Toner:

noun

An astringent liquid applied to the skin to reduce oiliness and improve its condition.

Usage examples:

If your skin is oily, use a gentle toner

Tones

təʊn

Meanings of Tones:

noun

A musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality, and strength.

Usage examples:

They were speaking in hushed tones
verb

Give greater strength or firmness to (the body or a muscle).

Usage examples:

Push-ups help tone your abs
phrase

The quality of someone's voice

Usage examples:

In shocked, hushed, low, etc. tones she recounted the story to me in shocked tones (= in a shocked …

Tong

tɒŋ

Meanings of Tong:

noun

(in the us) a chinese association or secret society, frequently associated with organized crime.

Usage examples:

The tong wars in chinatown
verb

Curl (hair) using tongs.

Usage examples:

Hair has been tonged at the ends for this great look

Tonga

ˈtɒŋ.ə

Meanings of Tonga:

noun

A light horse-drawn two-wheeled vehicle used in india.

Usage examples:

A horse-drawn tonga keeps stately pace with the latest mercedes, jostled by cycles and bikes.
adjective

Relating to the tonga or their languages.

Usage examples:

The seventh tonga music festival aimed at promoting the tonga culture through music needs an estima…
proper noun

A country in the south pacific consisting of an island group south-east of fiji; population 106,000 (estimated 2015); official languages, tongan and english; capital, nuku'alofa.

Tongan

ˈtɒŋ.ən

Meanings of Tongan:

adjective

Relating to tonga or its people or language.

Usage examples:

Most people preferred english as the medium of expression as it conveyed for them better than the t…
noun

A native or inhabitant of tonga.

Usage examples:

In addition, tongans, tahitians and, fijians participate in the pacific islander festival, a weeken…

Meanings of Tongas:

noun

A light horse-drawn two-wheeled vehicle used in india.

Usage examples:

A horse-drawn tonga keeps stately pace with the latest mercedes, jostled by cycles and bikes.
proper noun

A country in the south pacific consisting of an island group south-east of fiji; population 106,000 (estimated 2015); official languages, tongan and english; capital, nuku'alofa.

adjective

Relating to the tonga or their languages.

Usage examples:

The seventh tonga music festival aimed at promoting the tonga culture through music needs an estima…

Tonged

tɒŋ

Meanings of Tonged:

verb

Curl (hair) using tongs.

Usage examples:

Hair has been tonged at the ends for this great look
noun

(in the us) a chinese association or secret society, frequently associated with organized crime.

Usage examples:

The tong wars in chinatown

Meanings of Tonging:

verb

Curl (hair) using tongs.

Usage examples:

Hair has been tonged at the ends for this great look
noun

(in the us) a chinese association or secret society, frequently associated with organized crime.

Usage examples:

The tong wars in chinatown

Tongs

tɒŋz

Meanings of Tongs:

noun

Short for curling tongs.

verb

Curl (hair) using tongs.

Usage examples:

Hair has been tonged at the ends for this great look
plural noun

An instrument with two movable arms that are joined at one end, used for picking up and holding things.

Usage examples:

Sugar tongs

Meanings of Tongue:

noun

The fleshy muscular organ in the mouth of a mammal, used for tasting, licking, swallowing, and (in humans) articulating speech.

Usage examples:

Swallowing, which is accomplished by muscle movements in the tongue and mouth, moves the food into …
verb

Sound (a note) distinctly on a wind instrument by interrupting the air flow with the tongue.

Usage examples:

Eugene has worked out the correct tonguing

Meanings of Tongue-in-cheek:

adjective

Ironic, flippant, or insincere.

Usage examples:

Her delightful tongue-in-cheek humour
adverb

In an ironic, flippant, or insincere way.

Usage examples:

He claimed then he was speaking tongue-in-cheek
noun

Intended to be understood as a joke, although often seeming serious

Usage examples:

He made some tongue-in-cheek comment about being very busy cleaning his house.

Tongue-tied

ˈtʌŋ.taɪd

Meanings of Tongue-tied:

adjective

Having difficulty in speaking, usually because of being nervous

Usage examples:

I was practically tongue-tied.

Meanings of Tongue-twister:

noun

A name or set of words that are difficult to pronounce

Tongued

-tʌŋd

Meanings of Tongued:

adjective

Having a specified kind of tongue.

Usage examples:

The blue-tongued lizard
verb

Sound (a note) distinctly on a wind instrument by interrupting the air flow with the tongue.

Usage examples:

Eugene has worked out the correct tonguing
suffix

Used to form adjectives that describe the way someone uses words to express their ideas and feelings

Usage examples:

Coleman plays the part of the sharp-tongued (= severe and critical) lawyer., he was younger than he…

Meanings of Tonguefish:

noun

A small teardrop-shaped flatfish of warm seas, which is an important food fish in some areas.

Usage examples:

Currently, the tonguefish is being analysed and classified at the smithsonian.

Meanings of Tonguefishes:

noun

A small teardrop-shaped flatfish of warm seas, which is an important food fish in some areas.

Usage examples:

Currently, the tonguefish is being analysed and classified at the smithsonian.

Tongues

tʌŋ

Meanings of Tongues:

noun

The fleshy muscular organ in the mouth of a mammal, used for tasting, licking, swallowing, and (in humans) articulating speech.

Usage examples:

Swallowing, which is accomplished by muscle movements in the tongue and mouth, moves the food into …
verb

Sound (a note) distinctly on a wind instrument by interrupting the air flow with the tongue.

Usage examples:

Eugene has worked out the correct tonguing

Meanings of Tonic:

noun

A medicinal substance taken to give a feeling of vigour or well-being.

Usage examples:

Nineteenth-century medicine vendors often peddled tonics as a cure-all for symptoms as varied as a …
adjective

Short for tonic water.

Meanings of Tonicity:

noun

Muscle tone.

Usage examples:

There, robert can treat himself to a personalised ‘gentlemen's programme ’, which offers a series o…

Tonics

ˈtɒn.ɪk

Meanings of Tonics:

noun

A medicinal substance taken to give a feeling of vigour or well-being.

Usage examples:

Nineteenth-century medicine vendors often peddled tonics as a cure-all for symptoms as varied as a …
adjective

Giving a feeling of vigour or well-being; invigorating.

Usage examples:

A tonic body shampoo

Meanings of Tonier:

adjective

Fashionable among wealthy or stylish people.

Usage examples:

A tony restaurant
noun

(in the us) any of a number of awards given annually for outstanding achievement in the theatre in various categories.

Usage examples:

It has collected over 30 international theatre awards including three tonys for the broadway produc…

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