Definitions of untune

v cause to be out of tune

“Don't untune that string!”
tune, tune up
adjust the pitches of (musical instruments)
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

v cause to lose one's composure

discomfit, discompose, disconcert, upset
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enervate, faze, unnerve, unsettle
disturb the composure of
cause to lose control emotionally
bemuse, bewilder, discombobulate, throw
cause to be confused emotionally
abash, embarrass
cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious
anguish, hurt, pain
cause emotional anguish or make miserable
cause great unhappiness for; distress
cause to lose one's nerve
confuse, disconcert, flurry, put off
cause to feel embarrassment
break someone's heart
cause deep emotional pain and grief to somebody
agonise, agonize
cause to agonize
aggrieve, grieve
cause to feel sorrow
oppress or trouble greatly
strain, stress, try
test the limits of
give pain or trouble to
excruciate, rack, torment, torture
torment emotionally or mentally
Type of:
arouse, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, kindle, provoke, raise
call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

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