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Examples and usage of TENOR in a sentence
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.
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.