attune

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verb at·tune \ə-ˈtün, -ˈtyün\

Definition of attune

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to bring into harmony :  tune

  3. 2 :  to make aware or responsive <attune businesses to changing trends>

attunement

play \-mənt\ noun

Examples of attune in a sentence

  1. <after years spent in academia, he's finding it difficult to attune himself to the corporate culture>

Origin and Etymology of attune

see 1tune


First Known Use: 1592


ATTUNE Defined for English Language Learners

attune

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verb at·tune \ə-ˈtün, -ˈtyün\

Definition of attune for English Language Learners

  • : to cause (a person, company, etc.) to have a better understanding of what is needed or wanted by a particular person or group



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