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English definition of “attuned to”

attuned to

adjective [after verb]     /əˈtjuːnd/ US  /-ˈtuːnd/
able to understand, or being very familiar with: A good nurse has to be attuned to the needs of his or her patients.Empathy and sensitivitySympathy and compassionAdapting and attuning to somethingAdapting and modifying Changing If your ears are attuned to a particular sound, they are able to recognize it very easily: A mother's ears are attuned to even the slightest variation in her baby's breathing.Adapting and attuning to somethingAdapting and modifying Changing
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