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Synonyms for tweak
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pinch, tweak(verb)

    a squeeze with the fingers

    Synonyms:
    apprehension, jot, soupcon, touch, exigency, collar, catch, speck, hint, pinch, mite, tinge, taking into custody, arrest, emergency

  2. tweak(verb)

    pinch or squeeze sharply

    Synonyms:
    pull off, pluck, fine-tune, pick off

  3. pluck, tweak, pull off, pick off(verb)

    pull or pull out sharply

    "pluck the flowers off the bush"

    Synonyms:
    fleece, cull, manage, bring off, surcharge, carry off, hustle, pick, deplume, hook, displume, pluck, fine-tune, pull off, pull, roll, overcharge, tear, soak, plunk, negociate, draw away, gazump, rob, deplumate, pick off, plume, draw off

  4. fine-tune, tweak(verb)

    adjust finely

    "fine-tune the engine"

    Synonyms:
    down, graduate, calibrate, refine, pull off, fine-tune, polish, pluck, pick off

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tweak(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    twitch, twinge, pinch, pull rudely

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How to use tweak in a sentence?

  1. Katy Hansell:

    Figure out how to tweak the situation to get some momentum.

  2. Christian Coleman:

    When you tweak something it just takes a little while to get back to where it was.

  3. James Marape:

    At the moment our resource laws are outdated ... we will look into maximizing gain from what God has given this country from our natural resources, i have every right to tweak and turn resource laws for my country, then it will empower my citizens as well.

  4. Susan Finder:

    But if the U.S. is so concerned about it that the president is speaking up about this one particular issue, then they may reconsider, or they may tweak whatever that is.

  5. Doug Terfehr:

    The Hot Dog/Pizza combination has easily been one of the most popular overseas – but we did tweak it slightly before bringing it to America, our research indicated that fans in the U.S. wanted to interact with these two popular foods in a different way. They wanted to be able to enjoy then separately or together, which is why the popable bites option was developed.


Translations for tweak

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  • štípnoutCzech
  • RetuscheGerman
  • retoque, prostitutaSpanish
  • nipistää, virittääFinnish
  • retouche, retoucher, ajuster, coup sec, ajustement, tordre, personnaliserFrench
  • agitazione, ansietà, miglioria, modifica, pizzicotto, tirata di naso, ritocco, pizzicareItalian
  • trekken, knijpen, bijstelling, draaienDutch
  • uszczypnąćPolish
  • ansiedade, retoque, prostitutaPortuguese
  • отлаживать, отладить, ущипнуть, щипок, настройка, корректировка, поправка, настраивать, щипать, отладка, настроитьRussian
  • justering, finjusteringSwedish
  • cimdiklemek, makas alma, çimdik, kesme alma, fāhişeTurkish

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