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key (n.) 1tone, voice, style of expression
key (n.) 2accord, rapport, mind
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MV I.iii.120 [Shylock to Antonio] in a bondman's key, / With bated breath and whispering humbleness
TNK I.i.94 [Second Queen to Hippolyta, of her request to Theseus] Speak't in a woman's key