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  Words related to tune

Related / Similar Words: melody, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phrase, tune up

 

Definition:
  • the adjustment of a radio receiver or other circuit to a required frequency;
  • the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch; "he cannot sing in tune"; "the clarinet was out of tune";
  • a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence; "she was humming an air from Beethoven";
  • of musical instruments; "My piano needs to be tuned";
  • adjust for (better) functioning; "tune the engine";

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    Hyponyms: flourish, fanfare, tucket, glissando, roulade, leitmotiv, leitmotif, theme song, signature, signature tune, theme, melodic theme, musical theme, idea, part, voice, fine-tune, tweak, service, tune in

     

    Derivational Morphology: tune up, melodize, melodise, tuner, piano tuner, tuning, tune-up

     

     
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