used in The Grapes of Wrath
only 1 use
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to speak in a solemn manner
or much more rarely: to speak or sing in a careful manner as with rising and falling pitch or in a particular tone — especially the opening phrase of a Gregorian chant
- The music shrilled out, the caller intoned the figures, the feet thudded on the platform.
Chapter 24 (83% in)
There are no more uses of "intone" in The Grapes of Wrath.