sing a different tune

Definition of sing a different tune


  1. :  to change the way one talks about something :  to have a different opinion about something They say they're not worried about money, but once they see how much the new equipment will cost, they'll be singing a different tune.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to produce musical tones by means of the voice

    :  to utter words in musical tones and with musical inflections and modulations

    :  to deliver songs as a trained or professional singer

  1. :  a session of group singing

  1. :  partly or totally unlike in nature, form, or quality :  dissimilar

    :  not the same: such as

    :  distinct

  1. :  differently

  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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