[toon-fuhl, tyoon-]


full of melody; melodious: tuneful compositions.
producing musical sounds or melody.

Origin of tuneful

First recorded in 1585–95; tune + -ful
Related formstune·ful·ly, adverbtune·ful·ness, nounun·tune·ful, adjectiveun·tune·ful·ly, adverb

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having a pleasant or catchy tune; melodious
producing a melody or musica tuneful blackbird
Derived Formstunefully, adverbtunefulness, noun
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