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tweaker

slang Someone who uses, abuses, or is addicted to methamphetamine. Some tweaker on the corner was shaking so bad that I nearly called an ambulance. I used to be a tweaker during college, but I gave that crap up once I graduated.
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With every first-class wicket, the Blues tweaker continues to embarrass Inverarity," he added.
Mohali, Mar 15 ( ANI ): Left-handed tweaker Ravindra Jadeja and fast bowler Ishant Sharma took two wickets in a single over to spoil Australia's dazzling start on day two of the third Test match in Mohali against India.
Indian team manager Arindam Ganguly disclosed that during Sunday's Asia Cup match, there were discussions over the bowling action of the deceptive tweaker who flummoxed Sachin Tendulkar.
But they both rate the chances of Ormskirk tweaker Simon Kerrigan earning full England honours soon.
Sydney, Mar 8 ( ANI ): Former Test spinner Nathan Hauritz has warned dropped tweaker Nathan Lyon against making any technical changes in his bowling action, saying his own changes ruined him as an international bowler.
Railways, champions in 2002- 03 and 2004- 05, have therefore decided to go into the match with a pitch tailor- made for their captain, Murali Kartik, and his tweaker friends.
Explaining the demotion, coach Mickey Arthur felt elements of Lyon's bowling needed refinement, but the shunned tweaker hit back at suggestions he has some critical technical flaws.
Either Sreesanth will be the third pacer or leg- spinner Amit Mishra will join off- spinner Harbhajan Singh as the second tweaker in the XI.
Berry was stumped by the decision to pick left-arm tweaker Xavier Doherty and all rounder Glenn Maxwell ahead of No.1 spinner Lyon in a Hyderabad Test Australia lost by an innings and 135 runs, News.com.au reports.
Clarke, who is also a selector, must now restore Lyon's chutzpah or go back to square one with another tweaker in the post Warne era, the paper concluded.
The tweaker (4-244) took a third of Australia's 12 wickets in the first Test, yet was axed for the spin alliance of Glenn Maxwell and Xavier Doherty, who yesterday leaked 140 runs from 36 wicketless overs," he added.
Australia's decision to play left-arm tweaker Xavier Doherty and spinning all rounder Glen Maxwell backfired badly as the tourists could take only one wicket on day two as Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara scored big centuries in Hyderabad, News.com.au reports.
Left-arm tweaker Xavier Doherty is a spin option, although Nathan Lyon (4-244) appears safe after claiming the big-name scalps of Indian triumvirate Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli and Virender Sehwag in Chennai.
Next thing you know the cashiers are outside, backing the tweaker and threatening to kick us out.
He uses a Line 6 M16 module played through an Egnater Tweaker 40 amplifier.