Translation of overtone in Spanish:


dejo, n.

Pronunciation /ˈoʊvərˌtoʊn//ˈəʊvətəʊn/


  • 1

    (suggestion, hint)
    dejo masculine
    deje masculine Spain
    there was an overtone of hostility in his voice había un deje de hostilidad en su voz Spain
    • the film had clear political overtones la película tenía un claro trasfondo político
    • His vibrant paintings offer traditional scenes of Nigerian villages and tribal customs, with only a few subtle political overtones.
    • More troublingly, it has acquired political overtones.
    • Though the text of 1946 has obvious political overtones, it is not yet openly polemical.
    • But less than a year before the 2004 Republican National Convention, it is hard not to find political overtones in virtually everything the president says and does.
    • I suggested at the outset that there are theological overtones to these overtly political and historical questions.
    • It has both political and sociological overtones.
    • Once Roma were level, that incident acquired ominous overtones retrospectively.
    • With fragrance, the best mix balances flowers with heady scents with those with more subtle fragrant overtones.
    • The term ‘reactionary force’ has political overtones and historical connotations.
    • In furthering this project, I suggest, it is critical to establish the play's precise date if we would recuperate political overtones and connotations activated in the earliest productions.
    • Although it had some religious overtones, Carnival has become a purely secular event.
    • Despite the problems the book had initially faced in finding a publisher in China - purportedly for its political overtones - it had finally received official sanction.
    • To be sure, the question of Irish Home Rule added to the tensions inside Britain, and the suffrage controversy divided Britons on an issue with both political and emotional overtones.
    • Similarly, laws with distinctly racial overtones may have also had gendered meanings.
    • A few of the songs from his early period hold up remarkably well, usually those without the overt political overtones.
    • Basically a wry comedy, it has serious overtones and philosophical implications.
    • But I don't think it has had big political ramifications or overtones.
    • A challenge to the religious status quo carried strong political overtones, and vice versa.
    • But Beijing made it clear that surveys with noncommercial overtones, such as political opinion polls, are strictly prohibited.
    • Those Romans had a word for everything and the meanings carried social, emotional and political overtones often as not.
  • 2

    armónico masculine
    • His interest is in the kind of beat frequencies, harmonics and overtones made by combining tones that differ from each other by only a few hertz, sketching out his ideas using sine waves and oscilloscopes.
    • The fundamental and its overtones are set into vibration very quickly, and it would take someone with a very keen aural sense to hear all of these tones separately.
    • The principle is the same, but the notes become even more complex through the use of harmonic overtones and (again, my guess) unconventional bowing.
    • This third phase of tonal theory argued in favour of a natural basis for major - minor tonality in the overtones of the harmonic series.
    • The Chamber Symphony from 1967 is definitely a massive leap forward and here one can sense the deep atonal overtones that lie behind the heart of the music.