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  • nounmeaning, intent
  • nounhigh male voice

synonyms for tenor

  • gist
  • mood
  • theme
  • tone
  • aim
  • body
  • burden
  • core
  • course
  • current
  • direction
  • drift
  • evolution
  • inclination
  • meat
  • path
  • pith
  • purport
  • purpose
  • run
  • sense
  • stuff
  • substance
  • tendency
  • trend
  • way
  • course of thought
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antonyms for tenor

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  • blockage
  • exterior
  • exteriority
  • outside
  • bass
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How to use tenor in a sentence

This means artists are left to take health risks at the same moment they’ve been hit with even more financial uncertainty than usual, said Franz Gürtelschmied, a Vienna-based tenor.
WHY VIENNA OPERA SINGERS ARE READY TO RISK THEIR LIVES TO PERFORM IN A PANDEMICJULIA BELLUZSEPTEMBER 30, 2020VOX
To address that, the data science team created new contextual classifications of content, including the emotional tenor of a story, topic targeting and the motivations that audiences felt after reading an article.
‘RIPPED THE BAND-AID ON SOME HARD DECISIONS’: HOW THE NEW YORK TIMES IS RESHAPING ITS AD BUSINESS FOR A COOKIE-LESS WORLDKAYLEIGH BARBERSEPTEMBER 21, 2020DIGIDAY
The move was widely expected, given the tone and tenor of the reports that had piled up dating back to last year, but it might be more noteworthy than a typical resignation.
EVERYTHING SHOULD BE ON THE TABLE FOR THE HOUSTON ROCKETS. EVEN JAMES HARDEN’S FUTURE.CHRIS HERRING (CHRIS.HERRING@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)SEPTEMBER 14, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Soon after, while seated next to a fellow tenor at rehearsal, he learned that TWC was looking for an executive director.
WASHINGTON CHORUS FORGES AHEAD AMID PANDEMICPATRICK FOLLIARDAUGUST 26, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Short and thin strings produce high pitches, which we hear as tenor and treble notes.
SCIENCE ISN’T JUST FOR SCIENTISTSSILKE SCHMIDTMARCH 5, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The tenor dies; the prima donna appears to do the same, but the libretto consoles you by declaring that she only swoons.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
The Seven-score and four on the six middle Bells, the treble leading, and the tenor lying behind every change, makes good Musick.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
These Rules (leaving out the Tenor) serves for five bells; and leaving out the fifth and Tenor, they serve for four bells.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
In the metal of the tenor several coins are visible, one being a Spanish dollar of 1742.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
He passed them by, and haughty tenor and swaggering basso again took heart of grace.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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WORDS RELATED TO TENOR

  • ashes
  • bones
  • cadavers
  • carcasses
  • carrion
  • clays
  • corpus delicti
  • dead bodies
  • deceaseds
  • dust
  • relics
  • remains
  • stiffs
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