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English verb: tune up

1. tune up (change) adjust for (better) functioning


SamplesTune the engine.


Synonymstune


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)adjust, correct, set


Narrower (hyponym)fine-tune, service, tune in, tweak

2. tune up (change) adjust the pitches of (musical instruments)


SamplesMy piano needs to be tuned.


Synonymstune


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)adjust, correct, set


Antonymsuntune









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