Studios are also tweaking their films to make them more Chinese-friendly.
What were some big Cameron suggestions that led to you tweaking your films?
Some states are now tweaking the standards and dumping the “Common Core” label.
tweaking a line from Spider-Man, Dave says, “With no power comes no responsibility.”
Restaurants have a soft opening and weeks of tweaking before critics come calling to bestow stars.
At last she lit on the side of a thistle, and tweaking out a fibre flew with it to the nest.
Boyd would have enjoyed this game of tweaking a wildcat's tail.
At last she lit on the side of a thistle, and tweaking out a fibre, flew with it to the nest.
"tweaking his nose," said Captain Giles in a scandalized tone.
Eight years later he came again, and, after tweaking her nose, ate a little haggis.
"pinch, pluck, twist," usually to the nose, probably from Old English twiccian "to pluck," of obscure origin; perhaps related to twitch. Meaning "to make fine adjustments" is attested from 1966. Related: Tweaked; tweaking. The noun in this sense is recorded by 1989.
[perhaps a memory of the days when a crystal was tweaked with a ''cat's whisker'' in order to tune a primitive radio receiver]