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Detailed Synonyms for tenor in English

tenor:

tenor [the ~] noun

  1. the tenor
    the intent; the meaning; the tendency; the purport; the sense; the tenor; the stature
  2. the tenor
    the tendency; the inclination; the purport; the tenor; the trend; the signification; the meaning; the sense
  3. the tenor
    the tenor
  4. the tenor
    the tendency; the inclination; the trend; the tenor
  5. the tenor
    the tendency; the trend; the tenor
  6. the tenor
    – the pitch range of the highest male voice 1
    the tenor
    – the pitch range of the highest male voice 1
  7. the tenor
    – the general meaning or substance of an utterance 1
    the strain; the tenor
    – the general meaning or substance of an utterance 1
    • strain [the ~] noun
    • tenor [the ~] noun
      • although I disagreed with him I could follow the tenor of his argument1
  8. the tenor
    – a settled or prevailing or habitual course of a person's life 1
    the tenor
    – a settled or prevailing or habitual course of a person's life 1
    • tenor [the ~] noun
      • nothing disturbed the even tenor of her ways1
  9. the tenor
    – the adult male singing voice above baritone 1
    the tenor; the tenor voice
    – the adult male singing voice above baritone 1
  10. the tenor
    – an adult male with a tenor voice 1
    the tenor
    – an adult male with a tenor voice 1

tenor

  1. tenor

tenor adj

  1. tenor
    – of or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice 1
    tenor
    – of or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice 1
  2. tenor
    – (of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto and baritone or bass 1
    tenor
    – (of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto and baritone or bass 1

Related Words for "tenor":

  • tenors

Alternate Synonyms for "tenor":


Related Definitions for "tenor":

  1. of or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice1
    • tenor voice1
  2. (of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto and baritone or bass1
    • a tenor sax1
  3. the pitch range of the highest male voice1
  4. the general meaning or substance of an utterance1
    • although I disagreed with him I could follow the tenor of his argument1
  5. a settled or prevailing or habitual course of a person's life1
    • nothing disturbed the even tenor of her ways1
  6. the adult male singing voice above baritone1
  7. an adult male with a tenor voice1

Related Synonyms for tenor



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