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- v. to twist
- v. To handle lightly; said with reference to awkward fiddling.
- v. To influence as if by fiddling; to coax; to allure.
- v. to twiddle
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To handle lightly; -- said with reference to awkward fiddling; hence, to influence as if by fiddling; to coax; to allure.
- transitive v. To twist.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To handle lightly and idly; twiddle; fiddle with.
- To play on a fiddle or bagpipe.
- To wheedle; coax.
- To wriggle; twist one's self about.
- n. A sound such as is made by a fiddle.
- n. [The words tweedledum and tweedledee are humorous expansions of tweedle, used together to indicate distinctions that are almost imperceptible.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. play negligently on a musical instrument
- v. entice through the use of music
- v. sing in modulation
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