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tweak

noun

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tweak

verb

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1 to grasp and move with a small forceful motion
  • Hey, you tweaked my nose!

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3 to make (someone or something) the object of criticism, amusement, or laughter
  • They're always tweaking me about my northern accent.

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The first known use of tweak was in 1601

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“Tweak.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tweak. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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