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  1. pinch, tweakverb

    a squeeze with the fingers

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

  2. tweakverb

    pinch or squeeze sharply

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

  3. pluck, tweak, pull off, pick offverb

    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, tweakverb

    adjust finely

    "fine-tune the engine"

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

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  1. tweakverb

    Synonyms:
    twitch, twinge, pinch, pull rudely

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How to use tweak in a sentence?

  1. James Marape:

    I have every right to tweak and turn resource laws for my country, then it will empower my citizens as well.

  2. Phil Levy:

    The administration made it seem like a quick tweak in some trade agreements would bring back the manufacturing workforce, but the problems have to do with technological change.

  3. Donovan Mitchell:

    I feel like I was able to go back, but no need to risk it down 16, 18 at that point, it doesn’t make sense to go back out there and possibly tweak it. Just rest and get ready for the next game. Mitchell missed his first four shots, including a pair of drives to the basket, and didn’t make his first basket until there was 7:34 left in the second quarter. He then proceeded to score Utah's next 16 points, which included four 3-pointers. It was the first time in his last 23 games that Mitchell had gone scoreless in the first quarter.

  4. Paul Alexander:

    The reports must be read by someone outside of CDC like myself, and we cannot allow the reporting to go on as it has been, for it is outrageous. Its lunacy, nothing to go out unless I read and agree with the findings how they CDC, wrote it and I tweak it to ensure it is fair and balanced and complete.

  5. Christian Coleman:

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


Translations for tweak

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  • štípnoutCzech
  • RetuscheGerman
  • prostituta, retoqueSpanish
  • nipistää, virittääFinnish
  • tordre, coup sec, personnaliser, ajustement, ajuster, retoucher, retoucheFrench
  • miglioria, modifica, pizzicotto, ansietà, tirata di naso, agitazione, pizzicare, ritoccoItalian
  • trekken, knijpen, draaien, bijstellingDutch
  • uszczypnąćPolish
  • prostituta, ansiedade, retoquePortuguese
  • отладка, настроить, отладить, щипать, настраивать, поправка, корректировка, настройка, щипок, ущипнуть, отлаживатьRussian
  • justering, finjusteringSwedish
  • kesme alma, çimdik, makas alma, fāhişe, cimdiklemekTurkish

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