Definition of 'monotone'
- an unchanging intonation
Synonyms: drone droning
- a single tone repeated with different words or different rhythms (especially in rendering liturgical texts)
- of a sequence or function; consistently increasing and never decreasing or consistently decreasing and never increasing in value
- sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch; "the owl's faint monotonous hooting"
Synonyms: flat monotonic monotonous