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tone
used in Hunger Games Book #2 (Catching Fire)

6 uses
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Definition
the general feeling, mood, or attitude of something — especially of something said or written
  • "Looking for Madge?" he said in a friendly tone.
    Chapter 7 (5% in)
tone = the general feeling, mood, or attitude of something
  • "Safe to do what?" he says in a gentler tone.
    Chapter 7 (65% in)
  • He mimics my tone.
    Chapter 9 (54% in)
  • My voice takes on a pleading tone.
    Chapter 13 (37% in)
  • He tries to take on a more serious tone, unsuccessfully.
    Chapter 15 (92% in)
  • The tone of my request is so odd that it's alerted him to some irregularity.
    Chapter 21 (86% in)

There are no more uses of "tone" in Hunger Games Book #2 (Catching Fire).

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