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. :  a pleasing succession of musical tones :  melody

    :  a dominant theme

    :  agreement, harmony

  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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