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accredit, authorize, commission, coronate, crown, depute, empower, endow, energize, enroll.
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tenor

What does the acronym tenor stand for?

TENOR abbreviation definitions:
–  Teaching English for No Obvious Reason
–  Teaching of English for No Obvious Reason

Synonyms:

adjective
all
tenor.
noun
attribute
tenor.
body
groundwork, material, trunk, staple, crux, main part, hull, corpus, frame, assembly, mass, sum, substructure, whole, total, basis, majority, essence, tenor, matter, bed, fuselage, box, chassis, skeleton, Gravamen.
cognition
strain, tenor.
communication
tenor, tenor voice.
degree
space, ratio, intensity, reach, grade, limit, rung, scope, plane, point, proportion, period, stairs, height, shade, scale, gauge, length, tier, quality, link, extent, strength, amount, term, standard, expanse, stair, mark, gradation, caliber, notch, interval, division, stint, range, rate, amplitude, line, quantity, step, size, severity, dimension, stage.
disposition
flash, humor, predilection, individuality, groove*, stamp, proclivity, druthers, personality, habit, identity, make-up, leaning, frame of mind, bent, thing*, complexion, readiness, bag*, penchant, Emotions, type, vein, temper, cast, nature, proneness, being, constitution, character, predisposition, bias, cup of tea, propensity, spirit, mind-set, individualism.
drift
end, object, import, significance, intention, progress, design, progression, implication.
effect
implementation, vigor, meaning, action, force, influence, weight, reality, efficiency, clout, enforcement, effectiveness, execution, use, power, efficacies, efficacy, validity, fact, imprint.
gist
name of the game, stuff*, nature of the beast, kernel, soul, heart, marrow, bearing, upshot, subject, topic, meat*, nitty gritty, short, punch line, thrust, quintessence, nuts and bolts, summary, bottom line, idea, score, keynote.
importance
gist*, materiality, denotation, standing, importance, stress, effect, interest, relevance, value, signification, preponderance, drift*, emphasis, notability, seriousness, priority, gravity, consequence, paramountcy, concernment, weightiness, precedence, accent, attention, usefulness, momentousness, distinction, moment, concern, Preponderancy.
manner
wise, process, genre, technique, style, form, procedure, habitude, wont, practice, Modus, mode, system, custom, usage, fashion, consuetude, tack, routine, means, trick.
meaning
thrust, topic, significance, description, meaning, definition, explanation, connotation, relevance, message, purpose, upshot, subject, interpretation, implication, point, indication, gist, pith, crux, denotation, intent, drift.
method
the book, shortcut, Technics, Recipes, Technic.
musician
oboist, singer, trombonist, alto, bassoonist, maestro, fiddler, harpsichordist, instrumentalist, keyboardist, baritone, banjoist, clarinetist, arranger, saxophonist, musician, drummer, cellist, Accordionist, guitarist, flutist, performer, soprano, virtuoso, violinist, bassist, bass, pianist, composer, harpist, trumpeter, player.
person
tenor.
purport
Intendment, intendments.
sound
sonority, vibration, statics, sonancy, tonality, Sonance, loudness, sonorities, sonorousness.
state of mind
mood, temper.
substance
essentiality, Virtuality, general meaning, way of it.
tendency
leaning, temperament, predilection, affinity, inclination, polarity, tendency, proclivity, course, aptness, direction, bent, disposition, proneness, predisposition, trend, bias, propensity, grain, penchant.
tenor
tone, core, sense, gist, purpose, aim, course, path, drift, inclination, tenor voice, direction, falsetto, tendency, pith, evolution, stuff, course of thought, burden, strain, high, theme, current, trend, alto, purport, substance, countertenor, meat, run, way, body, mood, high-pitched.
undercurrent
riptide, underflow, vibe, riptides, underflows, cross-current, crosscurrent, crosscurrents, vibes.
unit of measurement
degree.
Examples of usage:
  1. He was a tall, well- built, handsome man of fifty- two, with gray hair and moustache, an agreeable tenor voice, which was never used in singing, and the best- cut clothes in London. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  2. She felt vaguely that something had upset entirely the even tenor of her mind, and she wanted to think. – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  3. One voice was Nickleby's; the other he did not recognize, but from the tenor of the remarks he felt sure that what was going on was of vital interest to his friends. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  4. In the intervals of needed rest between the long, exhausting hunting tramps, they kept on the even tenor of their way. – True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World by Adolphus W. Greely
  5. Matters were in this condition as regarded Mustapha, when an incident occurred during my second winter at Luxor that completely altered the tenor of Mustapha's life. – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
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