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Webster

English Word:

tweeze


English Pronunciation:

twee•dle•dum tweeze


Noun:


⇨Etymology

(Old English) tweeze, tweese, from (French) étuis, of étui a case, sheath, box; probably of Teutonic origin; confer MNG. stuche a wide sleeve in which articles could be carried, (Old High German) stuhha, German stauche a short and narrow muff. Cf Etui, Tweezers.


⇨Definition

A surgeon's case of instruments. Howell.




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Wiktionary

Etymology:

Back-formation from tweezers.


Verb:

tweeze (third-person singular simple present tweezes, present participle tweezing, simple past and past participle tweezed) To use tweezers to pluck something.


Reference:

tweeze

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to tweeze can be found below:

1.tweag
2.tweague
3.tweak
4.tweakable
5.tweakage
6.tweaked
7.tweaker
8.tweaking
9.twee
10.twee pop
11.tweed
12.tweedily
13.tweediness
14.tweedle
15.tweedledum and tweedledee
16.Tweedledum and Tweedledee
17.tweedlike
18.tweeds
19.tweedy
20.tweel
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