out of tune

idiom

Definition of out of tune 

1 : in a state in which the correct musical sound is not played or sung The piano was out of tune.

2 : in a state in which people do not agree with or understand one another usually + with His speech was completely out of tune with our concerns.

3 : in a state in which one thing does not agree with or match another usually + with His values are out of tune with the times.

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