overtone Meaning

Definition: (noun) An ulterior, usually implicit meaning or quality; an implication or a hint. Often used in the plural.
Synonyms: connotation, hint, implication, undercurrent, intimation.
Usage: There were overtones of discontent in his speech.
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Definition: (noun) An ulterior, usually implicit meaning or quality; an implication or a hint. Often used in the plural.
Synonyms: connotation, hint, implication, undercurrent, intimation.
Usage: There were overtones of discontent in his speech.
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