sing a different tune
Definition of sing a different tune
: 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
: partly or totally unlike in nature, form, or quality : dissimilar
: not the same: such as
: 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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