Tuning in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Tuning

present participle of tune | Action of the verb to tune.

Short Example Sentence for Tuning

  • 1. The fiddlers are tuning up. 🔊
  • 2. Practice now on tuning the octave. 🔊
  • 3. The band was tuning up. 🔊
  • 4. Have you practiced tuning the unison? 🔊
  • 5. Have you practiced tuning the octave? 🔊
  • 6. I hear them tuning instruments! 🔊
  • 7. Describe the process of tuning in the harmonic system. 🔊
  • 8. Into this plank the tuning pins are driven. 🔊
  • 9. He adjusted the tuning apparatus with trembling fingers. 🔊
  • 10. A sort of tuning fork made of bamboo. 🔊
  • 11. Pratt was sitting on his chair, tuning his banjo. 🔊
  • 12. Manipulation of the Tuning Hammer. 🔊
  • 13. It has a queer tuning in fourths and is played with the plectrum. 🔊
  • 14. The detector was simple, though the tuning had to be precise. 🔊
  • 15. The secretary came upon the eager mechanic tuning up his engine lovingly. 🔊
  • 16. Sensitizing the detector, he slid up the tuning handle for high waves. 🔊
  • 17. The tuning ceased, and the violinist looked anxiously at his guest. 🔊
  • 18. In the meanwhile I'll be tuning up the motor. 🔊
  • 19. Marconi's answer to these difficulties was the tuning apparatus. 🔊
  • 20. The band at the anarchists' ball is tuning up for the last dance. 🔊

How to use Tuning in Sentence?

  • 1. We ourselves by the tuning of our own thoughts determine which it shall accomplish. 🔊
  • 2. A few lights had been turned on, and the orchestra could be heard tuning up in the dining room. 🔊
  • 3. Dick adjusted the aerial, and then tuning up, got ready to talk into the transmitter. 🔊
  • 4. And Jo Briscoe was tuning his violin, evidently in preparation for an unusual effort. 🔊
  • 5. Kenny found a tuning outfit in a closet and spent his days with Joan tuning the Craig piano. 🔊
  • 6. The old man was tuning it down for the plaintive requirements of the Red River Jig. 🔊
  • 7. Any regulating or repairing of the action should be attended to before tuning the instrument; the latter should be the final operation. 🔊
  • 8. Some practice in tuning is necessary to bring the ear to that acuteness of perception so indispensable in certain portions of the instrument. 🔊
  • 9. The tuner should carry with him a tuning pipe or fork tuned to 3C in one or the other of these pitches. 🔊
  • 10. So he sat at his table, tuning now to this wave length and now to that, now catching a land message and now one from the sea. 🔊
  • 11. Rico sat down beside her and began tuning the violin, which, you may be sure, he had not forgotten to bring with him. 🔊
  • 12. Within the five minutes she was in the garage in full uniform, looking over and tuning up the car, without an unnecessary word. 🔊
  • 13. Was it vague hope that murmured down the beach, Tuning the billows and the cavern's moan? 🔊
  • 14. If the screws have square heads, your tuning hammer will fit them and bring them out; if common screws, a screw-driver will suffice. 🔊
  • 15. And I, whose Back is crooked as the Harp I still keep tuning through the Night till Day! 🔊
  • 16. Cimon, with due excuses, arose, called for a harp, and began tuning it; but not all the company were destined to hear him. 🔊
  • 17. While its owner was tuning it, I put up a couple of rude box bedsteads in the attic, and filled them with clean hay. 🔊
  • 18. He ran around the country a good deal, however, tuning it up and trying it out, and as he was a sociable cuss, some of us always went with him. 🔊
  • 19. An example of the value of tuning is afforded by the manner in which press reports are sent from the great Marconi station at Poldhu. 🔊
  • 20. Many of the advantages of tuning were lost by the international agreement which provided that but two wave-lengths should be used for commercial work. 🔊