- (Received Pronunciation) enPR: mə-nŏtʹən-əs, IPA(key): /məˈnɒtənəs/
Audio (southern England) (file)
- (General American) enPR: mə-nŏtʹən-əs, IPA(key): /məˈnɑtənəs/
- Hyphenation: mo‧no‧ton‧ous
- Having an unvarying pitch or tone.
- 1825 June 22, [Walter Scott], chapter V, in Tales of the Crusaders. […], volume I (The Betrothed), Edinburgh: […] [James Ballantyne and Co.] for Archibald Constable and Co.; London: Hurst, Robinson, and Co., OCLC 5584494, page 95:
- "But my daughter—but the Lady Eveline"—said the Fleming, with some slight change in his monotonous voice, which seemed to express doubt and perplexity—"You are cruel conquerors, and—"
- Tedious, repetitious, or lacking in variety.
having an unvarying tone or pitch
tedious, repetitious or lacking in variety
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