Synonyms of modulation


1. transition, modulation, passage, musical passage

usage: a musical passage moving from one key to another

2. modulation, transmission

usage: (electronics) the transmission of a signal by using it to vary a carrier wave; changing the carrier's amplitude or frequency or phase

3. intonation, modulation, pitch contour, prosody, inflection

usage: rise and fall of the voice pitch

4. modulation, inflection, manner of speaking, speech, delivery

usage: a manner of speaking in which the loudness or pitch or tone of the voice is modified

5. modulation, revision, alteration

usage: the act of modifying or adjusting according to due measure and proportion (as with regard to artistic effect)

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