a yellow, brown, olive, or reddish tinge in a black-and-white print.
- Compare cold tone.
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How to use warm tone in a sentence
For some purposes, when a warm tone is not required, such a tint is preferable.Field's Chromatography | George Field
"Handsome is not the word for beauty such as hers," was Mr. Carlyle's reply, in a low, warm tone.East Lynne | Mrs. Henry Wood
That warm tone of personal consideration soothed her through the dusk.Rose MacLeod | Alice Brown
It had a really charming effect, and gave a delightfully warm tone to the room.Novel Notes | Jerome K. Jerome
Occasionally his warm tone of colouring degenerates to a foxy red.The Old Masters and Their Pictures | Sarah Tytler