Example sentences for: intones

How can you use “intones” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • She lowers her voice a full octave and intones the words in a constrained fury--the voice not of Nora but of wronged women forever.

  • "When the three planets are in eclipse, the black hole opens and Evil comes," intones an archaeologist in the opening scene, set in Egypt in the early 20 th century.

  • There's only orchestration," intones the investment banker--Wolff imagines a public company worth several hundred million dollars.

  • Tyrannical order is, in fact, the essence of the disease, as Flek teaches Joseph: Anorexia, he intones, is "all about control--about keeping chaos at bay."

  • "We have some time to play with, but we're not out of the woods," an unnamed U.S. source intones ominously.

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