tweak

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tweak something off (of) someone or something

 and tweak something off
to flick something off someone or something; to remove something from someone or something by pinching. (Of is usually retained before pronouns.) Sarah tweaked a little beetle off of Fred. Sarah tweaked off a little bug.
See also: off, tweak

tweak

(tʍik)
tv. to adjust something slightly. Tweak the tuner a little and see if you can get that station just a little bit clearer.
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The inclusion of Tweaker in ISF is a milestone of TSMC's partnership with Dorado helping customers leverage EDA innovations.
You know, you've been all throughout Montana, and it's the most beautiful place, but you also run into the most backwards, fucked-up redneck tweaker dudes ever.
The hard part for me was finding the body of a tweaker (meth addict).
THANKS to serial gadget tweaker Nathanial Hendler, who contributes to http://labs.
The Warwickshire left-arm tweaker has now collected 14 scalps in the series, six more than his closest rival, Darren Gough.
am, Jurassic 5 and Blackalicious, KutMasta Kurt's RNO (2004) featuring the Beastie Boys, Linkin Park and Mos Def, as well as two critically hailed albums by Tweaker (2001's Attraction to All Things Uncertain and 2004's 2am Wake Up Call), the band formed by Nine Inch Nails alumnus Chris Vrenna.
West Indies cricketer Dane Currency flew in to Brook Lane last week from Barbados with the club''s latest overseas player pledging to fill the sizeable shoes of England tweaker Simon Kerrigan who is expected to be unavailable with Lancashire for the majority of the season.
Veteran left- armer Murali Kartik is their only tweaker of repute, as they have heavily relied on the fast bowlers like Mitchell Johnson.
au, England needs a big game from their ageing tweaker to claw back into the series but Australia is determined to hammer him out of the attack like they did in Brisbane, forcing the fast bowlers into more backbreaking toil on a flat drop-in pitch.
The visitors' bowlers, led by pacer James Anderson (3/68) and tweaker Monty Panesar (2/74), bowled inspiring spells as India were found on the back foot by stumps.
And after forcing Hauritz out of the Ashes series, Tasmanian tweaker Doherty has been given the first chance to stake him claim for the No.
But as the fourth Test got under way today, KP claims Ricky Ponting's men should write off the talented tweaker at their peril.
DURHAM'S spin twins could be joined by a third tweaker during their Twenty20 Cup campaign.
A grateful Sehwag was ecstatic, profusely praising the New Zealand captain for his effort and stating that in his team "they had the best spinner of the world" in the left-arm tweaker.