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Another word for tenor

  1. The thread or current of thought uniting or occurring in all the elements of a text or discourse

      1. Continuous pressure of one part against another, as of a rafter against a wall
      2. The essential meaning; the point:
      3. The basic meaning or purpose; point; force
      1. A course or apparent course toward some purpose, object, or result; drift
      2. An inclination to move or act in a particular direction or way; constant disposition to some action or state; leaning; bias; propensity; bent
      3. Movement or prevailing movement in a given direction:
      1. A material of a particular kind or constitution.
      2. The physical matter of which a thing consists; material
      3. Material possessions; goods; wealth:
      1. Intention; object
      2. Meaning; tenor; sense; drift
      3. Meaning that is presented, intended, or implied; import.
      1. What is meant; what is intended to be, or in fact is, signified, indicated, referred to, or understood
      2. A sense of importance or purpose:
      3. Something that is conveyed or intended, especially by language; sense or significance:
      1. (Law) One's mental attitude, including purpose, will, determination, etc., at the time of doing an act
      2. A purpose; object; aim
      3. Meaning or import
      1. A gradual movement or change in some direction or toward some end or purpose; trend; tendency
      2. A gradual deviation from an original course, model, method, or intention.
      3. General meaning or purport; tenor:
      1. (Music) A phrase or theme that recurs at the end of each verse in a folk song or ballad.
      2. A source of great worry or stress; weight:
      3. The weight of the cargo carried by a vessel at one time.
      1. The degree of accuracy of a weapon or of a person aiming a weapon or propelled object:
      2. The object to be attained; intention or purpose
      3. The ability to hit a target or intended point:
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  2. The general sense or significance, as of an action or statement

      1. That which is real or practical in quality or character; practical value:
      2. Density; body:
      3. That which has mass and occupies space; matter.
      1. Intention; object
      2. Meaning that is presented, intended, or implied; import.
      3. Intention; purpose:
      1. Something imported:
      2. Importance; significance:
      3. The act or business of importing (goods)
      1. Variation or random oscillation about a fixed setting, position, or mode of behavior.
      2. A being driven or carried along, as by a current of air or water or by circumstances
      3. (Electronics) A deviation or variation of a quantity, as voltage, from its assigned value
      1. The weight of the cargo carried by a vessel at one time.
      2. The amount of a disease-causing entity present in an organism.
      3. (Nautical) The amount of cargo that a vessel can carry.
      1. Quantity:
      2. A quantity
      3. A number; a sum.

Another word for tenor

  1. One with a high masculine voice

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  2. Tendency

      1. A gradual change in position:
      2. The course on which something is directed or driven
      3. A random course, variation, or deviation
      1. An inclination in a particular direction.
      2. A fad or fashion style.
      3. A general or prevailing tendency or course, as of events, a discussion, etc.; drift
      1. Development in a particular way; progress:
      2. (Sports) A designated route or area on which a race is held:
      3. A typical, natural, or customary manner of proceeding or developing:
      1. The simple or fundamental tone of a musical sound as distinguished from its overtones
      2. The prevailing or predominant style, character, spirit, trend, morale, or state of morals of a place or period
      3. Any one of the full intervals of a diatonic scale; whole step