Definition of monotone noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

monotone

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈmɒnətəʊn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɑːnətoʊn//
 
Boredom
 
jump to other results
[singular] a dull sound or way of speaking in which the tone and volume remain the same and therefore seem boring He spoke in a flat monotone. See related entries: Boredom Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from modern Latin monotonus, from late Greek monotonos.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: monotone

Other results

All matches