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modulate (verb) (of music) change the quality of voice; make something regular, slower, etc..
To modulate your voice is to make your voice louder, softer, lower, etc., to create a particular effect. A good musician should have the ability to modulate his voice to suit the effect they want to create. Perfect voice control is essential to modulate your voice, so that you can change its quality to produce the desired effect. You modulate something if you make it less intense, regular, or slower.
- People flock to listen to him because he is superb at the modulation of his voice. His perfect voice control enables him to lower, raise, and slow down his voice at will.
- The drug has the ability to modulate the blood pressure and is the choice of the medical profession. It has the effect of making the blood pressure less intense and regular.