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Translation of desentonar in English:

verbo intransitivo

  • 1 (Música)
    to go out of tune o off key
  • 3
    to be out of place
    siempre dice algo que desentona
    he always says something inappropriate o out of place
    para no desentonar me vestí de largo
    I wore a long dress so as not to look out of place

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