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  1. Tones

    Tones is the second studio album by guitarist Eric Johnson, released in 1986 through Reprise Records. The first two tracks, "Zap" and "Emerald Eyes", are re-recordings from Johnson's then-unreleased 1978 debut album Seven Worlds. "Zap" would later receive a nomination for Best Rock Instrumental Performance at the 1987 Grammy Awards

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  1. tones

    Plural noun of tone.

    The piano when played by the composer gave the most beautiful tones and sounds so joyful to the ear of all who had the pleasure of hearing it.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 16, 2016  

Anagrams for tones »

  1. notes, onset, set on, seton, SONET, steno, stone

  2. Set on

How to pronounce tones?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say tones in sign language?

  1. tones


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tones in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tones in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of tones in a Sentence

  1. Robert Frost:

    There are tones of voices that mean more than words.

  2. George Will:

    He speaks in such modulated, dulcet tones that we tend to sometimes miss some of the harsh things he is saying, so he’s got a rhetorical record that is going to get more scrutiny.

  3. Benjamin Disraeli:

    When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, and opening quotation is a symphony precluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize.

  4. Lois Greenfield:

    The pictures are in color. ... But for the most part, the colors are just the skin tones of the person, the backgrounds are either white, gray or black. And the clothing or fabrics are very, very neutral. I don't think it reads like color. I'm not looking at a colorful carnival.

  5. Rudyard Kipling:

    There rise her timeless capitals of empires daily born, whose plinths are laid at midnight and whose streets are packed at morn; and here come tired youths and maids that feign to love or sin in tones like rusty razor blades to tunes like smitten tin.

Images & Illustrations of tones

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