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Words to describe tone are adjectives and figurative language that are used to describe the attitude and approach of a storyteller. Tone refers to the general character or attitude of expression. This exists in art, literature, film, public speaking and any other type of communication. Tone can be described as people picking up on the emotion, intent and style behind your words. The following vocabulary may be useful in describing tone.
Abrasive
Absorbing
Acoustic
Adoring
Affectionate
Aggressive
Agitated
Agonizing
Alien
Alienating
Alluring
Aloof
Amorous
Amused
Angry
Anguished
Anxious
Apathetic
Apocalyptic
Appreciative
Ardent
Arrogant
Atmospheric
Atonal
Authentic
Authoritative
Barren
Bitter
Bittersweet
Bleak
Blissful
Blunt
Boisterous
Bold
Bored
Bright
Brutal
Cacophonous
Calm
Captivating
Caring
Casual
Celebratory
Chaotic
Charmed
Cheerful
Claustrophobic
Clinical
Cold
Cold-hearted
Colloquial
Comic
Commanding
Compassionate
Compelling
Complex
Complimentary
Condescending
Confident
Confiding
Confused
Contemplative
Cozy
Critical
Cynical
Dark
Dazzling
Deep
Defensive
Deliberate
Delicate
Depraved
Depressed
Descriptive
Desolate
Despairing
Detached
Determined
Devoted
Direct
Disappointed
Disapproving
Dismal
Disorienting
Disquieting
Dissonant
Distant
Distorted
Dogmatic
Doubtful
Down-to-earth
Draining
Dreamlike
Dreamy
Droning
Dry
Dystopian
Earnest
Easygoing
Edgy
Educated
Eerie
Effusive
Egotistical
Elegant
Elusive
Emotional
Empathetic
Enchanting
Encouraging
Energetic
Enigmatic
Enraptured
Enthusiastic
Enticing
Enveloping
Equivocal
Ethereal
Evasive
Excited
Exhilarated
Existential
Experimental
Explanatory
Exuberant
Facetious
Fanciful
Fantastical
Farcical
Fascinating
Fatalistic
Fearful
Festive
Flippant
Flirtatious
Folksy
Forceful
Foreboding
Formal
Frantic
Frenzied
Frivolous
Frustrated
Fun
Furious
Futuristic
Gentle
Genuine
Ghostly
Ghoulish
Giddy
Glib
Glimmering
Glistening
Glittering
Gloomy
Glowing
Grandiose
Grating
Grimy
Gritty
Hard
Harsh
Haunting
Heartfelt
Hesitant
Hollow
Honest
Honeyed
Hopeful
Hostile
Humble
Humorous
Hyperbolic
Hypnotic
Icy
Idealistic
Idyllic
Illuminating
Imposing
Industrial
Intense
Intimate
Intoxicating
Intriguing
Introspective
Ironic
Irresistible
Irreverent
Jaded
Jocular
Jovial
Joyful
Judgmental
Know-it-all
Laid-back
Languid
Lecturing
Lighthearted
Literary
Lofty
Logical
Luminous
Malignant
Matter-of-fact
Mechanical
Meditative
Melancholic
Mellow
Melodic
Menacing
Mesmerizing
Meticulous
Mocking
Moody
Morose
Mournful
Mysterious
Mystical
Naive
Negative
Nervous
Neutral
Nonchalant
Nostalgic
Nurturing
Objective
Obsequious
Obsessive
Offensive
Ominous
Optimistic
Oratorical
Ornate
Otherworldly
Outspoken
Overbearing
Overconfident
Overdriven
Overwhelmed
Paranoid
Passionate
Patient
Patriotic
Peaceful
Pedantic
Pensive
Perky
Philosophical
Pithy
Playful
Poetic
Primitive
Provocative
Quirky
Radiant
Rapturous
Raspy
Raw
Reassuring
Rebellious
Reflective
Rhythmic
Riotous
Romantic
Rural
Ruthless
Sanguine
Sarcastic
Sensual
Sentimental
Serene
Shadowy
Sharp
Shimmering
Shrill
Simple
Sincere
Smitten
Soulful
Sparkling
Spellbound
Spiritual
Stark
Strange
Supernatural
Surreal
Technological
Tender
Timeless
Tongue-in-cheek
Traditional
Tranquil
Unforgiving
Unnerving
Unrelenting
Unsettling
Upbeat
Velvet
Visceral
Warm
Whimsical
Wholesome
Wondrous
Wry

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