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Synonyms for intone

Synonyms for intone

utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically

recite with musical intonation

speak carefully, as with rising and falling pitch or in a particular tone


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In a nutshell: ``Let the world have its way with her,'' gravely intone the men so evil the only way they can speak is in grave intonations.
Uncle Sam doesn't want to see it getting into the wrong hands" the voiceover intones.
As an old blues song intones, "Motherless children have a hard time, when their mother is gone.
This is your nation's leadership on drugs," the announcer intones.
I find myself questioning my journey," Ripper intones annoyingly, his sentimentality growing moister and more febrile with every upsetting revelation.
Use your senses to discover connections throughout your entire body," Alon intones.
The New York-based World Monument Fund site, where some of this is reported, intones grimly that 'the cost [of tarting up its t op 100 buildings] is modest compared to the terrible price of failure'.
Y2K, Falwell intones on a recently issued videotape, "may be God's instrument to shake this nation, to humble this nation .
The AP stylebook intones, "Never alter quotations even to correct minor grammatical errors or word usage.
for that clear empathetic voice of his," the singer intones, calling Graham "part poet, part preacher, a singer of the human spirit.
It's a brief tract that intones, in the same font, layout, and stately manner, the title of the work and its dimensions, provenance, and pedigree.
I am Drakula," Drake intones at the start of his show, echoing the words of the famous Bram Stoker novel that forever linked Eastern European vampire lore to the 15th-century Transylvanian.
intones, "As they grow and outgrow, JCPenney is there.
At the beginning, Patrick Stewart, who voices Bambi's father this time, intones the heartbreaking line from the first film when he tells his son (voiced by Alexander Gould), ``Your mother can't be with you anymore.