Origin of undertone
Examples from the Web for undertone
Contemporary Examples of undertone
I heard then a sigh next to me that had an undertone not unlike a snarl.Remembering Nora Ephron as Our Dorothy Parker, but More
June 27, 2012
The undertone riffs off the “un-American” implications of the 2008 campaign directed at then-Sen.They Still Think He's Muslim
June 12, 2009
Historical Examples of undertone
A chattering and hurrying of people could be heard as an undertone.The Leopard Woman
Stewart Edward White
"I will go with you quietly," he said to them, in an undertone.
They had been speaking in an undertone, standing together at a window, apart from the rest.
"That's Mrs. Wimby's husband," said the judge in an undertone.The Gentleman From Indiana
Then, knowing Nani's history, he related it in an undertone.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete