attune

verb at·tune \ ə-ˈtün , -ˈtyün \

Definition of attune

1 : to bring into harmony : tune
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

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Origin and Etymology of attune

see 1tune

ATTUNE Defined for English Language Learners

attune

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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