attune
transitive verb Date: 1596 1. to bring into harmony ; tune 2. to make aware or responsive <
attune businesses to changing trends
>
attunement noun

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  • Attune — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Attune Systems, Inc. Tipo Privada Sede Santa Clara, California Industria Manejo de información Productos Maes …   Wikipedia Español

  • Attune — At*tune , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Attuned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Attuning}.] [Pref. ad + tune.] [1913 Webster] 1. 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.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • attune — I verb acclimatize, accommodate, accord, adapt, adjust, attemper, be harmonious, blend, bring into accord, bring into agreement, fit for a purpose, harmonize, make accordant, make adjustments, make agree, readapt, readjust, rectify, regulate,… …   Law dictionary

  • attune — 1590s, from TUNE (Cf. tune), probably suggested by ATONE [OED]. Attunement a bringing into harmony is recorded from 1866 …   Etymology dictionary

  • attune — tune, *harmonize Analogous words: *adapt, adjust, accommodate, reconcile, conform: accord, *agree, harmonize: temper (see MODERATE): balance, counterbalance, *compensate Contrasted words: alienate, *estrange, wean …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • attune — [v] adjust acclimatize, accommodate, accord, accustom, adapt, balance, compensate, conform, coordinate, counterbalance, familiarize, harmonize, integrate, make agree, proportion, reconcile, regulate, tune; concept 232 …   New thesaurus

  • attune — ► VERB ▪ adjust or accustom to a particular situation …   English terms dictionary

  • attune — [ə to͞on′, ətyo͞on′] vt. attuned, attuning [< AD + TUNE] 1. to tune 2. to bring into harmony or agreement [old methods not attuned to the times] …   English World dictionary

  • attune — v. (D; refl., tr.) to attune to (you will have to attune your ears to this type of music) * * * [ə tjuːn] (D;refl.,tr.) to attune to (you will have to attune your ears to this type of music) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • attune — verb Attune is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ear …   Collocations dictionary

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