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Undertone

An implied meaning. Undertones may have detrimental effects on a business. For example, a newspaper may imply, but never directly state, that a company is cheating on its taxes. This may cause shareholders to sell their stock even if the undertones are not true.
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I should think he is far from having a good constitution," said Lady Chettam, with a still deeper undertone.
The cronies nodded to each other, and Mr Parkes remarked in an undertone, shaking his head meanwhile as who should say, 'let no man contradict me, for I won't believe him,' that John Willet was in amazing force to-night, and fit to tackle a Chief Justice.
And Stephen purchased absolutely nothing from Maggie, until Lucy said, in rather a vexed undertone,--
Why, Wakem is making himself particularly amiable to your cousin," said Stephen, in an undertone to Lucy; "is it pure magnanimity?
An outside bet for the official football song, but how much fun would an Undertones effort be?
The Undertones formed after listening to mail order records, reading copies of NME and listening to John Peel's classic BBC Radio One show.
THE UNDERTONES are to headline a music festival in Northumberland.
Step 4: Know Your Undertone Generally there are two undertones when choosing a foundation, a yellow or pink undertone.
If you have pinkish undertones to your skin, try fuchsia pinks or pinky corals.
Played all over the country, bands supported include: The Undertones - We did two British tours with them, great lads - then Eddie and The Hot Rods, one British tour, again great lads.
NEROX 605 shows superior jetness and bluish undertones to NEROX 505 and a competitive product.
If you have fair skin, seek out shades with cooler undertones.