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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Character movement also has been tweaked, so you're slightly less twitchy.
A snake-like opening along one side lets operators rethread it easily and safely after web breaks, which happen frequently as formulations are tweaked.
Martyn tweaked his knee in training yesterday and has now returned to his club, Leeds, for treatment in the hope that he can be fit for this weekend's Premiership fixture against Bolton.
You'll still recognize it--but we've tweaked things here and there.
Some 15 to 20 studies were reported at the recent XIII International AIDS Conference that in some way tweaked HAART regimens to make them easier to dose or to lessen the side effects.
Over the course of the study, they tweaked the conditions to see if they could influence the glow.
FEA enables the engineer to quickly evaluate stress levels in the design, and solid models can be tweaked in shape via the software so geometry can be optimized for allowable, uniform stress.
Anticipated to set the standard for quality earphones, Tweaked Audio has three distinct lines: Tweaked (MSRP: $29.
He should be okay tonight while Devaney has had an extra few days to rest the hamstring he tweaked in the 1-1 draw at Fleetwood.
That is not to say the concept cannot be tweaked or altered.
Governance is something that can be tweaked," she said, "but it's not the lever for change.
And while you'll want to plough into those damned spectators just for the heck of it, I have to admit they doadd atmosphere and realism to the stages Evolution have not only tweaked the graphics for Rally Evolved, it seems like they've tweaked the cars' engines too.
Improvements to the oily bits include tweaked suspension and new low-friction ball- joints to sharpen up steering and handling.
Dramatically perched on pedestals, four of Ken Price's gorgeously quirky, sensuously amorphous sculptures--probably the craftiest artworks of our time--face off against a quartet of Ellsworth Kelly's sharply colored, perfectly tweaked rhomboids, gleaming on the opposite wall.