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tune

noun /tjuːn/
musical notes put together in a particular (melodic and pleasing) order; a melody air He played a tune on the violin.
tuneful adjective
having a good, clear, pleasant etc tune mélodieux That song is very tuneful.
tunefully adverb
mélodieusement
tunefulness noun
caractère mélodieux
tuneless adjective
without a good etc tune; unmusical discordant The child was singing in a tuneless voice.
tunelessly adverb
faux
tunelessness noun
discordance
tuner noun
(also piano-tuner) a person whose profession is tuning pianos. accordeur/-euse
the dial on a radio etc used to tune in to the different stations. réglage de syntonisation
a radio which is part of a stereo system. syntonisateur
change one’s tune
to change one’s attitude, opinions etc changer de ton He soon changed his tune when he realized tha there was money to be mede from the situation.
in tune
(of a musical instrument) having been adjusted so as to give the correct pitches accordé Is the violin in tune with the piano?
(of a person’s singing voice) at the same pitch as that of other voices or instruments juste Someone in the choir isn’t (singing) in tune.
out of tune
not in tune faux She was singing out of tune.
tune in
to tune a radio (to a particular station or programme) régler (sur) We usually tune (the radio) in to the news.
tune up
(of an orchestra etc) to tune instruments accorder The band were tuning up just before the performance.
Translations of “tune”
in Arabic أغنيّة, لَحْن…
in Korean 곡, 곡조, 선율…
in Malaysian tiun…
in Turkish ezgi, melodi, nağme…
in Italian canzone, musica, melodia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 曲調, 曲調,曲子, 旋律…
in Russian мелодия…
in Polish melodia…
in Vietnamese giai điệu…
in Spanish melodía…
in Portuguese música, melodia…
in Thai ทำนอง…
in German die Melodie…
in Catalan melodia…
in Japanese 曲, 歌, メロディー…
in Indonesian lagu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 曲调, 曲调,曲子, 旋律…
(Definition of tune from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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