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EtymologyEdit

From be- (at, on, upon) +‎ tone.

VerbEdit

betone (third-person singular simple present betones, present participle betoning, simple past and past participle betoned)

  1. (transitive, archaic) To endow with a tone; give a special tone to; place stress upon; accentuate; emphasise.
    • 1866, James Morison, A Critical Exposition of the Third Chapter of St. Paul's Epistle to the Romans
      The position, moreover, of the verb [] shows that it is to be betoned while we read and interpret; []

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VerbEdit

betone

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of betonen

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PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

betone

  1. inflection of betonen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative