[ aw-toh toon, ‐tyoon ]
/ ˈɔ toʊ ˈtun, ‐ˈtyun /


the proprietary name of a brand of software that processes vocal or instrumental tracks in a recording to correct pitch and timing errors.

verb (used with object)

(sometimes lowercase) to alter (recorded audio) to correct pitch and timing or create a melody.


Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese? Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for auto-tune