Definition of out of tune
- The piano was out of tune.
- His speech was completely out of tune with our concerns.
- His values are out of tune with the times.
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to become publicly known
used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: one who is out of office or power or on the outside
: an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball
: in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats
: a pleasing succession of musical tones : melody
: a dominant theme
: correct musical pitch or consonance
: to adjust in musical pitch or cause to be in tune
: to bring into harmony : attune
: to adjust for precise functioning
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