out of tune

in (or out of) tune 1) with correct (or incorrect) pitch or intonation. 2) (of a motor engine) properly (or poorly) adjusted.
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  • Out of Tune — Genre Comedy Created by John Sayle Starring Jane Danson Tim Downie Jotham Annan Louise Sullivan Thomas Maher John Waterhouse Nick Maloney John Labanowski Jonathan Praeger Lianne Islin James Corden Re …   Wikipedia

  • out of tune — 1. Not true in pitch 2. Not agreeing (figurative) • • • Main Entry: ↑tune …   Useful english dictionary

  • out of tune — {adv.} or {adj. phr.} 1. Out of proper musical pitch; too low or high in sound. * /The band sounded terrible, because the instruments were out of tune./ 2. Not in agreement; in disagreement; not going well together. Often used with with . * /What …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • out of tune — {adv.} or {adj. phr.} 1. Out of proper musical pitch; too low or high in sound. * /The band sounded terrible, because the instruments were out of tune./ 2. Not in agreement; in disagreement; not going well together. Often used with with . * /What …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • out\ of\ tune — adv or adj. phr. 1. Out of proper musical pitch; too low or high in sound. The band sounded terrible, because the instruments were out of tune. 2. Not in agreement; in disagreement; not going well together. Often used with with . What Jack said… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • out of tune — adjective not in agreement, especially in musical pitch The violins go out of tune in damp weather Ant: in tune …   Wiktionary

  • out of tune — (music) not at the correct pitch, not in tune    The violins were out of tune, but I enjoyed the singing …   English idioms

  • out of tune — not in agreement, not going well together They are out of tune with what the other members of the group think …   Idioms and examples

  • out of tune — 1. Harsh, discordant, inharmonious, not in tune. 2. Irritated, ruffled, out of humor …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • out of tune — An engine which is not running ideally and needs a tune up …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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