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Overview of verb intone

The verb intone has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) tone, chant, intone

(utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically; "The students chanted the same slogan over and over again")

2. (1) chant, intone, intonate, cantillate

(recite with musical intonation; recite as a chant or a psalm; "The rabbi chanted a prayer")

3. intonate, intone

(speak carefully, as with rising and falling pitch or in a particular tone; "please intonate with sadness")

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