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monotone
used in The Grapes of Wrath

2 uses
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Definition
sound unvarying in pitch — especially the human voice
  • "Swing to the right an' a swing to lef'; break, now—break—back to—back," the caller sang the high vibrant monotone.
    Chapter 24 (74% in)
  • The boy spoke in a croaking monotone.
    Chapter 30 (93% in)

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