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  • v. Present participle of tweedle.


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  • Or perhaps, tweedling between the cricket scores and a complicated symphony on Radio 3, he accidentally rolled past a two-for-one ticket offer on the sort of station I listen to.

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  • Feng sat cross-legged on the grass of the slope, tweedling away on his flute as if absorbed in some inhuman ecstasy.

    Conan of Cimmeria

  • Every half-hour or so there would be heard a tentative tweedling cadence, full of quarter-tones and other exotic intervals; then a sigh as she snipped off the unsuccessful part of the pipe and threw it away.

    Mrs. Miniver

  • Somewhere he heard a hummingbird singing, a tiny tweedling thread of song, while farther off two roosters were crowing back and forth at each other with strained and raucous trumpet calls.

    Vandover and the Brute

  • Stickleford, when Mop began aggressively tweedling 'My Fancy-Lad,' in D major, as the air to which the reel was to be footed.

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  • He was sitting on the iron chair in the shade of the court, attended by some eighty women, tweedling the loading rod in his fingers; but as my rod appeared a better one than his, they were exchanged.

    The Discovery of the Source of the Nile

  • It's your husband must go to that expinse, my precious, if he chooses, _twingling_ and _tweedling_, instead of the puddings and apple pies -- that you'll settle betwix yees; and in the honeymoon, no doubt, you've cunning enough to compass that, and more.

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  • Soft Machine sacrifices its previous demon - foolhardily and obnoxious sax tweedling - and conjures a new one: BOREDOM.

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  • This is politically-driven Indonesian pop run through a bit of more traditional gamelan sounds and electronic tweedling and sampling, reissued on the


  • *tendrils busilee unkroxx and start tweedling and twistingin sekrit aktivitee*

    “your a mean one… - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?


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