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tone
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
the general feeling, mood, or attitude of something — especially of something said or written
  • His tone conveyed a warning, given out of the pride of ownership, and the boys ate faster while there was still time.
    p. 149.9
tone = quality of the voice that expresses a general feeling, mood, or attitude
  • The chant rose a tone in agony.
    p. 152.4
tone = pitch (sound of voice)
There are no more uses of "tone" in Lord of the Flies.

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