Overtone

What is Overtone?

Overtone definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Music. an acoustical frequency that is higher in frequency than the fundamental.
an additional, usually subsidiary and implicit meaning or quality: an aesthetic theory with definite political overtones.

RELATED WORDSconnotation, tone, undercurrent, meaning, undertone, nuance, flavor, inference, suggestion, innuendo, intimation, sense, association

 

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