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tone
used in The Hunger Games

5 uses
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Definition
the general feeling, mood, or attitude of something — especially of something said or written
  • "What if you show me what's edible around here and go get us some meat?" he says, mimicking my tone.
    p. 316.3
tone = general feeling, mood, or attitude
  • She is not weepy or evasive, instead there's an urgency about her tone that surprises me.
    p. 38.3
  • tone = general feeling, mood, or attitude
  • His tone is conversational.
    p. 84.2
  • tone = general feeling, mood, or attitude
  • I say, trying for the special tone that my mother used only with my father.
    p. 261.8
  • tone = general feeling, mood, or attitude
  • "Several times over," I say in a superior tone.
    p. 273.5
tone = pitch (sound of voice) that expressed an attitude
There are no more uses of "tone" in The Hunger Games.

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