Phrasal Verb 'Tone'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Tone'.

Tone down

Meaning: Make something sound more moderate

Example: The Minister tried to TONE DOWN what she had said when the press started attacking her.

Tone in with

Meaning: Combine in a pleasing way

Example: The blue TONES IN WITH your jacket.

Tone up

Meaning: Make stronger or firmer

Example: The exercises will TONE UP your stomach muscles.