change one's tune

Definition of change one's tune


  1. :  to change the way one talks about something :  to have a different opinion about something He bragged that the test was easy, but when he saw his grade he changed his tune.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make different in some particular :  alter

    :  to make radically different :  transform

    :  to give a different position, course, or direction to

  1. :  the act, process, or result of changing: such as

    :  alteration

    :  transformation

  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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feeling or affected by lethargy

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