Manner of speaking - Crossword Clue

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IDIOM
  1. an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up
  2. the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people; "the immigrants spoke an odd dialect of English"; "he has a strong German accent"; "it has been said that a language is a dialect with an army and navy"
  3. the style of a particular artist or school or movement; "an imaginative orchestral idiom"
  4. a manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language
PARLANCE
  1. a manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language
TONE
  1. the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason"
  2. give a healthy elasticity to; "Let's tone our muscles"
  3. the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli; "the doctor tested my tonicity"
  4. change to a color image; "tone a photographic image"
  5. change the color or tone of; "tone a negative"
  6. vary the pitch of one's speech
  7. utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically; "The students chanted the same slogan over and over again"
  8. a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color; "after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted"
  9. (linguistics) a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages; "the Beijing dialect uses four tones"
  10. (music) t

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