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English definition of “twiddle”

twiddle

verb [I or T]     /ˈtwɪd.l̩/
to move something repeatedly between your fingers , especially without any purpose : She was twiddling (with) a pencil /her hair . Twiddle a dial / knob on a radio in Britain and you may hear voices speaking French or German .Revolving, rotating and spinningTouching and feelingShowing affection
(Definition of twiddle verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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