1 And then, as they raised themselves and turned about, the music modulated.
2 Suddenly, on the barrow, there mingled with all this wild rhetoric of night a sound which modulated so naturally into the rest that its beginning and ending were hardly to be distinguished.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyContext Highlight In BOOK 1: 6 The Figure against the Sky
3 "Upon my song 'tis another ten minutes for us," said the Valiant Soldier, looking through the keyhole as the tune modulated into another without stopping.'
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyContext Highlight In BOOK 2: 5 Through the Moonlight
4 Ashley began to read the prayers and all heads bowed as his resonant, beautifully modulated voice rolled out the brief and dignified words.
5 She looked at Lily as the latter approached: her look was terrible, but her voice was modulated to a ghastly cheerfulness.
6 I am certain of it; his languishing looks and modulated tones when addressing Mademoiselle Danglars fully proclaim his intentions.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 77. Haidee.
7 A complaining clamor, modulated in savage discords, filled our ears.
8 However flattering this compliment, the officer made no reply; but drawing from his belt a little silver whistle, such as boatswains use in ships of war, he whistled three times, with three different modulations.