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German translation of “tune”

tune

noun /tjuːn/
musical notes put together in a particular ( melodic and pleasing ) order ; a melody
die Melodie
He played a tune on the violin .
tuneful adjective having a good, clear , pleasant etc tune
melodisch
That song is very tuneful.
tunefully adverb
melodisch
tunefulness noun
die Melodik
tuneless adjective without a good etc tune; unmusical
unmelodisch
The child was singing in a tuneless voice .
tunelessly adverb
unmelodisch
tunelessness noun
das Unmelodische
tuner noun (also piano-tuner) a person whose profession is tuning pianos .
der/die Instrumentenstimmer(in)
the dial on a radio etc used to tune in to the different stations .
der Tuner
a radio which is part of a stereo system .
der Tuner
change one’s tune to change one’s attitude , opinions etc
seine Einstellung ändern
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
richtig gestimmt
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
richtige Tonhöhe
Someone in the choir isn’t ( singing ) in tune.
out of tune not in tune
verstimmt
She was singing out of tune.
tune in to tune a radio (to a particular station or programme )
einstellen
We usually tune (the radio ) in to the news .
tune up (of an orchestra etc) to tune instruments
stimmen
The band were tuning up just before the performance .
(Definition of tune from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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