Examples and usage of TENOR
To better understand the meaning of TENOR, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word TENOR
"His speaking voice, a gruff husky tenor, added to the impression of fractiousness he conveyed"- The word/phrase 'tenor' was used by 'F. Scott Fitzgerald' in 'The great gatsby'.
"He spoke in an ingratiating tenor, continually coughing"- 'Anton Chekhov' has used the tenor in the novel The stories of anton chekhov.
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Usage of "TENOR": Examples from famous English Poetry
"They kept the noiseless tenor of their way"
- This term tenor was used by Thomas Gray in the Poem Elegy written in a country churchyard.
"Your string could soone to sadder tenor turne"
- This term tenor was used by Edmund Spenser in the Poem Epithalamion.