Aura and Overtone


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Aura noun – A special quality or impression associated with something.
Usage example: the monastery perched high on a mountaintop had an aura of unreality and mystery about it

Overtone and aura are semantically related in atmosphere topic. In some cases you can use "Overtone" instead a noun "Aura".
Nearby Words: aural, auric
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Overtone noun – (usually plural) an ulterior implicit meaning or quality.
Aura and overtone are semantically related in connotation topic. You can use "Aura" instead a noun "Overtone".
Synonyms for Overtone

How words are described

obvious obvious aura obvious overtone
strong strong aura strong overtone
evil evil aura evil overtone
subtle subtle aura subtle overtone
Other adjectives: sexual.
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Overtone and Aura. (2016). Retrieved 2020, February 26, from
Aura & Overtone. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 Feb. 2020. <>.
Overtone or Aura. 2016. Accessed February 26, 2020.

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