Cadence

Meaning: A consistent rhythm or beat. A modulation or inflection of the voice.

Synonyms: Intonation, Modulation, Lilt, Accent, Inflection.

In Hindi: ताल

Use: When I get excited, sometimes I speak in a rapid cadence.

As Jill listened to the rain’s cadence on her roof, she lost herself in romantic daydreams.

We were happy when our fast-talking professor started to speak in a slow cadence we could understand.

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