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Synonyms for tune
tun, tyuntune

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 1 vote

  1. tune

    strain, melody, air

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. tune, melody, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phrasenoun

    a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence

    "she was humming an air from Beethoven"

    aviation, personal credit line, cable, business, billet, stemma, tenor, stress, variant, ancestry, agate line, lineage, crinkle, stock, telephone circuit, pains, seam, breeze, bloodline, melodic phrase, air travel, demarcation, course, crease, melodic line, air, zephyr, short letter, nervous strain, line of products, job, assembly line, contrast, nisus, aura, product line, straining, line of work, blood, bank line, line of merchandise, rail line, personal line of credit, form, melody, song, mental strain, strain, dividing line, transmission line, breed, airwave, line of descent, argumentation, channel, logical argument, phone line, furrow, atmosphere, parentage, wrinkle, descent, blood line, gentle wind, tonal pattern, occupation, line of business, var., pedigree, pipeline, line of credit, line, business line, railway line, striving, subscriber line, origin, communication channel, telephone line, credit line, production line, line of reasoning, note, argument


  2. tunenoun

    the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch

    "he cannot sing in tune"; "the clarinet was out of tune"

    melodic phrase, melodic line, line, strain, air, melody


  3. tuneverb

    the adjustment of a radio receiver or other circuit to a required frequency

    melodic phrase, melodic line, line, strain, air, melody


  4. tune, tune upverb

    adjust for (better) functioning

    "tune the engine"

    tune up


  5. tune, tune upverb

    adjust the pitches of (musical instruments)

    "My piano needs to be tuned"

    tune up


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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. tunenoun

    air, melody, strain, movement

  2. tunenoun

    concord, harmony

  3. tuneverb

    harmonize, accord, modulate, attune, put in tune

  4. tuneverb


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. tunenoun

    air, melody, order, harmony, unison, concord, accord

  2. tuneverb

    attune, modulate, harmonize

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "tune":

    melody, song, adjust, height, harmony, air, amount, line, tuning

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How to use tune in a sentence?

  1. Eric Butterworth:

    While many people are trying to be in tune with infinite, what they really are is in tune with the indefinite.

  2. Carl Reiner:

    If you have to tune that out, you have to tune everything out. It means you don't care anymore.

  3. Woody Allen:

    It is impossible to experience one's death objectively and still carry a tune.

  4. Buck Sexton:

    Good Morning America, you can tune in at Noon, and listen to reality and tune into Limbaugh-foundational principles.

  5. Anonymous:

    A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.

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