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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To handle or extract with tweezers.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To use tweezers to pluck something.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A surgeons' case of instruments.
  • n. plural Same as tweezers, 1.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. pluck with tweezers


Back-formation from tweezers.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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