Translation of tune in Spanish:
- 1.1 countable (melody) I remember the tune, but not the wordsthere's not much tune to his songs uncountableme acuerdo de la música pero no de la letraI'm sick of hearing the same old tunesus canciones no tienen mucha melodía or no son muy melódicasto call the tuneestoy harto de oír siempre la misma cantinela [colloquial]to change one's tunellevar la batuta or la voz cantanteto dance to another tunecambiar de parecerto the tune of somethingexpenses to the tune of $500 a dayponerse como una malvato the tune of the Marseillaise500 dólares al día en concepto de gastos de representacióncon la música de la MarsellesaExample sentences1.2 uncountable (correct pitch) See examples: to sing out of tune to sing in tune
this string is in/out of tunecantar biento be in/out of tune with something/somebodya leader in tune with the peopleesta cuerda está afinada/desafinadathe building is quite out of tune with its surroundingsun líder en sintonía con el puebloel edificio desentona or no está en armonía con su entorno
- Jayachandran dismisses the allegation that some of the music composers lift the tune from old songs.
- For the fanfares and songs, the music director used tunes from Byrd's Battle and other programmatic courtly pieces.
- The music was some catchy tunes by Richard Rodgers that my friend and I were humming incessantly!
- 1.1 (Music)(instrument)1.2 (Cars)(engine)poner a puntoExample sentences1.3 (Radio, Television) stay tuned for more details
para más información permanezca en nuestra sintoníaExample sentences
- What a difference in performance when your body, like your vehicle, is finely tuned and ‘adjusted’.
- If you show me a dad who thinks he's a great car mechanic, I will show you a badly tuned engine.
- Before tuning the engine, you must use a fuel injector additive to improve injection.
- It will take money to tune the pianos, but that is far less than what it would cost to purchase a new piano.
- Now this isn't the only way to tune musical instruments.
- Advertisements for a piano tuning school pictured a woman tuning an upright piano.
- (Radio, Television)to tune
tosomething(to station/wavelength)sintonizar algoExample sentences
- Some radio telescopes can be tuned to this frequency, but some simply can't.
- This Radio is tuned to ‘inspirational’ easy listening and that's all we get.
- One radio was tuned to the tanker-control frequency and the other radio directly to the tanker.
- Louise ruefully confessed she rarely tunes in to watch television these days.
- Listeners can also tune in to BBC Radio Cambridgeshire who will broadcast from many of the buildings on the day.
- Millions of fans will be tuning in to watch the match on television.
- 1.1 (Radio, Television)to tune in
- 1verb + preposition + object (stop listening to) [colloquial]
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