how to pronounce unterton

/ˈʊntɐˌtoːn/

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The above transcription of unterton is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

unterton is pronounced in three syllables

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ʊntɐtn

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An example use of unterton in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… ohne unterton jetzt hinter sich die …”

meanings of unterton

noun:

  1. A subtle and implicit message contained in an explicit message; an undertone, an undercurrent.
  2. Subharmonic.

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