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Verb
To twist or pinch with a sharp or sudden movement
“Jackson was to see a specialist after suffering a recurrence of a back problem on Sunday, while the centre tweaked a hamstring.”
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To adjust slightly
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“Before next season, the league needs to tweak the playoff system and introduce a refined seeding approach.”
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Behave erratically because of drugs
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To enhance the value of something, or to make more efficient
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Move or cause to move with a jerk
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Bite or pinch sharply
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To have a diminishing effect on
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To adjust the position, as of an electronic device, in order to provide better reception or signal
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To add or substitute new parts or components to some device, structure etc.
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To attack repeatedly with mean put-downs or insults
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To move by or as if by a forceful rotation
Noun
A sharp twist or pull
“I gave Michael's ear an affectionate last tweak before releasing it.”
Noun
A fine adjustment to a mechanism or system
“Should the clubs address the whole issue of who runs Scottish rugby or is the present system workable with a minor tweak here and there?”
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Tight pressing
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The hydrochloride of the drug methamphetamine
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Bite or pinch sharply
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A sudden, sharp localized pain
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The improvement or clarification of something by the making of small changes
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