Synonyms for undertone

Synonyms for (noun) undertone

Synonyms: tinge, undertone

Definition: a pale or subdued color

Similar words: shade, tincture, tint, tone

Definition: a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color

Usage: after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted

Synonyms: undercurrent, undertone

Definition: a subdued emotional quality underlying an utterance; implicit meaning

Similar words: meaning, substance

Definition: the idea that is intended

Usage: What is the meaning of this proverb?

Synonyms: undertone

Definition: a quiet or hushed tone of voice

Usage: spoke in undertones

Similar words: tone, tone of voice

Definition: the quality of a person's voice

Usage: he began in a conversational tone; he spoke in a nervous tone of voice

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