Translation of "twiddle" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /ˈtwɪd·l/ us /ˈtwɪd·əl/

to move something repeatedly between your fingers

manosear, girar
I twiddled the knobs, but no sound came out of the radio.
twiddle your thumbs

to do nothing for a period of time, usually while you are waiting for something to happen

no hacer nada
I arrived early for the meeting so I was twiddling my thumbs for half an hour.

(Translation of “twiddle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈtwidl/

to twist (something) round and round

(hacer) girar
He twiddled the knob on the radio.

(Translation of “twiddle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)