Etymology
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tune (n.)

early 14c., "a musical sound," unexplained variant of tone (n.). From late 14c. as "a well-rounded succession of musical notes, an air, melody." Meaning "state of being in proper pitch" is from mid-15c.

tune (v.)

"bring into a state of proper pitch," c. 1500, from tune (n.). Non-musical meaning "to adjust an organ or receiver, put into a state proper for some purpose" is recorded from 1887. Verbal phrase tune in in reference to radio (later also TV) is recorded from 1913; figurative sense of "become aware" is recorded from 1926. Tune out "eliminate radio reception" is recorded from 1908; figurative sense of "disregard, stop heeding" is from 1928. Related: Tuned; tuning.

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Definitions of tune
1
tune (n.)
a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence;
Synonyms: melody / air / strain / melodic line / line / melodic phrase
tune (n.)
the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch;
the clarinet was out of tune
he cannot sing in tune
tune (n.)
the adjustment of a radio receiver or other circuit to a required frequency;
2
tune (v.)
adjust for (better) functioning;
tune the engine
Synonyms: tune up
tune (v.)
adjust the pitches of (musical instruments);
My piano needs to be tuned
Synonyms: tune up
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