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monotone
used in The Lovely Bones

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Definition
sound unvarying in pitch — especially the human voice
  • "Ray Singh is nice," my sister said in a monotone at dinner that night.
    Chapter Two (50% in)
  • "Now," she said in a flat monotone, and George Harvey reached forward and turned the keys.
    Chapter Fifteen (28% in)

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