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Definitions for tuneful
ˈtun fəl, ˈtyun-tune·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tuneful, melodiousadjective

    having a musical sound; especially a pleasing tune


  1. tunefuladjective

    having or producing a pleasing tune; melodic or melodious

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Tunefuladjective

    Musical; harmonious.

    Etymology: tune and full.

    I saw a pleasant grove,
    With chant of tuneful birds resounding love. John Milton.

    Earth smiles with flow’rs renewing, laughs the sky,
    And birds to lays of love their tuneful notes apply. Dryd.

    For thy own glory sing our sov’reign’s praise,
    God of verses and of days?
    Let all thy tuneful sons adorn
    Their lasting works with William’s name. Matthew Prior.

    Poets themselves must fall, like those they sung,
    Deaf the prais’d ear, and mute the tuneful tongue. Alexander Pope.


  1. tuneful

    Tuneful generally refers to something that is melodious or characterized by producing a pleasing, musical, or harmonious sound. It is often used to describe music, singing voice, or a song that has a pleasant tune or melody.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tunefuladjective

    harmonious; melodious; musical; as, tuneful notes

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tuneful in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tuneful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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