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be tuned in

Definition of be tuned in

  1. :  to understand and be aware of a situation, other people's needs, etc. —usually + to <He was not tuned in to the needs of his staff.>



Word by Word Definitions

tuneplay tuned
  1. :  quality of sound :  tone

    :  manner of utterance :  intonation

    :  phonetic modulation

  1. :  to adjust in musical pitch or cause to be in tune

    :  to bring into harmony :  attune

    :  to make more precise, intense, or effective


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