monotone

27 05 2014

Nouns
1. (n.) drone, droning, monotone;
  – an unchanging intonation;

2. (n.) monotone;
  – a single tone repeated with different words or different rhythms (especially in rendering liturgical texts);

Adjectives
1. (adj.) monotone, monotonic;
  – of a sequence or function; consistently increasing and never decreasing or consistently decreasing and never increasing in value;

2. (adj.) flat, monotone, monotonic, monotonous;
  – sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch;
  – “the owl’s faint monotonous hooting”;

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