Synonyms for tonal

Synonyms for (adj) tonal

Synonyms: tonal

Definition: having tonality; i.e. tones and chords organized in relation to one tone such as a keynote or tonic

Similar words: keyed

Definition: set to a key or tone

Similar words: diatonic

Definition: based on or using the five tones and two semitones of the major or minor scales of western music

Similar words: polytonal

Definition: using more than one key or tonality simultaneously

Usage: exciting rhythms and polytonal harmonies

Similar words: toned

Definition: having or characterized or distinguished by tone or a specific tone; often used in combination

Usage: full-toned; shrill-toned; deep-toned

Similar words: tonic

Definition: relating to or being the keynote of a major or minor scale

Usage: tonic harmony

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