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Definitions for attune
əˈtun, əˈtyunat·tune

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. attuneverb

    adjust or accustom to; bring into harmony with


  1. attuneverb

    to bring into musical accord

  2. attuneverb

    to tune an instrument

  3. attuneverb

    to bring into harmony or accord.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Attuneverb

    Etymology: from tune.

    Airs, vernal airs,
    Breathing the smell of field and grove, attune
    The trembling leaves. John Milton, Par. Lost, b. iv.


  1. Attune

    Attune is the fifth studio album by Australian recording artist Lenka, released on 13 October 2017 by Skipalong Records. "Heal" and "Lucky" were released as the lead singles from Attune on 8 September 2017 and 11 August 2017 respectively. The album was a sleeper hit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Attuneverb

    to tune or put in tune; to make melodious; to adjust, as one sound or musical instrument to another; as, to attune the voice to a harp

  2. Attuneverb

    to arrange fitly; to make accordant

  3. Etymology: [Pref. ad- + tune.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Attune

    at-tūn′, v.t. to put in tune: to make one sound accord with another: to arrange fitly: to make musical.—n. Attune′ment. [L. ad, to, and Tune.]

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  1. tauten

  2. nutate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of attune in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of attune in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of attune in a Sentence

  1. Amit Ray:

    Be the observer of your own mind. Attune yourself with the unchanging Self.

  2. Paul Hokemeyer:

    In my experience working with patients, I’ve found that the universe can be an extraordinary beacon, no matter who we are and what our backgrounds are. When we attune ourselves to its frequency, it often answers our expectations and intentions. It also protects us from grave dangers. And, over time, it guides us to powerful places we might never have even imagined.

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