sonsonete
sonsonete
masculine noun
1. (noise) 
a. tapping 
El constante sonsonete del martillo me produjo dolor de cabeza.The constant tapping of the hammer gave me a headache.
2. (monotonous speech) 
No pesqué ni media palabra de su sonsonete.I couldn't get a single word from his monotonous delivery.
b. droning 
Siempre que veo a María, me sale con el mismo sonsonete de lo cansada que está.Every time I see Maria, she gives me the same droning about how tired she is.
3. (sarcasm) 
No aprecio el sonsonete con el que te diriges a mí.I don't appreciate the mocking tone that you use with me.
sonsonete
Noun
1. (ruido) 
a. tapping 
2. (entonación) 
a. monotonous intonation 
3. (cantinela) 
a. old tune 
4. (sarcasmo) 
a. hint of sarcasm 
sonsonete
1 (sonido) [de golpes] tap; tapping; [de traqueteo] rattle; [de cencerro] jangling
2 (voz monótona) monotonous delivery; singsong; singsong voice
3 (frase rimada) jingle; rhyming phrase
4 (tono mofador) mocking undertone
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