Definition of in tune
1 : in a state in which the correct musical sound is played or sung adjusted the guitar until it was in tune
2 : in a state in which people agree with or understand one another The president and his followers were clearly in tune. —usually + with The new supervisor is not in tune with the needs of the staff.
3 : in a state in which one thing agrees with or matches another —usually + with His formal clothing was in tune with the occasion.
Word by Word Definitions
: quality of sound : tone
: manner of utterance : intonation
: phonetic modulation
: 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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