how to pronounce tweak

/ˈtwiːk/

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An example use of tweak in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… needed tweak as we go but the real win …”

meanings of tweak

verb:

  1. To abuse methamphetamines, especially crystal meth.
  2. To pinch and pull with a sudden jerk and twist; to twitch.
  3. To exhibit symptoms of methamphetamine abuse, such as extreme nervousness, compulsiveness, erratic motion, excitability; possibly a blend of twitch and freak.
  4. To exhibit extreme nervousness, evasiveness when confronted by law enforcement or other authority (e.g., customs agents, border patrol, teacher, etc.), mimicking methamphetamine abuse symptoms.
  5. To twit or tease.
  6. To adjust slightly; to fine-tune.

noun:

  1. A slight adjustment or modification.
  2. A prostitute.
  3. A sharp pinch or jerk; a twist or twitch.
  4. An additional input to a block cipher, used in conjunction with the key to select the permutation computed by the cipher.
  5. Trouble; distress; tweag.

words with pronunciation similar to tweak

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