Definition of 'tweak'
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All with a minor tweak to some regulations. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This initiative is timely and necessary and points to more than just a tweak to the system. Times, Sunday Times (2017)And just sometimes perhaps tweak their opinions a bit. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The system required tweaks and youth, rather than an overhaul. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A source admitted a faulty design tweak meant to speed up battery charge time was the cause. The Sun (2016)I've tweaked this recipe just a little to make it slightly healthier but it is just as delicious. The Sun (2016)But it seems they aren't, and my journalistic nose was tweaked by this. Times, Sunday Times (2016)With endless school runs and a practice to run, she can't afford to spend too much time tweaking things. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is always possible to tweak an engine to alter the balance between these considerations. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We have a system with calls where you can tweak them and just have a different emphasis. Times, Sunday Times (2011)No amount of tweaking the system will address the pressures of rising demand in the coming decades. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He spends all of his hours in the studio tweaking things. The Sun (2012)Elements of the design were tweaked to make it more efficient. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This was supposed to tweak our liberal noses. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There are tweaks and changes that could be made. Times, Sunday Times (2006)With a few major and minor tweaks we hope we can get him back to his best. The Sun (2013)They are just tweaks but they certainly add up. The Sun (2016)But the fighting has a few tweaks which make things interesting. The Sun (2013)Other additional changes include tweaks to the riding position. The Sun (2008)This is not some minor tweak affecting only the wealthy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The basic formula was there so we just kept tweaking it. Times, Sunday Times (2007)With manageable expense, she has tweaked my sluggish system back to relative efficiency. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The planning officer visited, some design tweaks were agreed and she said she would recommend approval. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We have time now to tweak some things to make sure we are better against Argentina. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The system might need tweaking but this isn't the right time for me to talk about that. The Sun (2013)I am told some older vehicles will run on unleaded petrol without having the engine tweaked. Times, Sunday Times (2006)During another, he tweaked and twisted a cameraman's ear. Times, Sunday Times (2015)After two years of tweaking, the world's largest machine is at last ready to run at near its design capacity. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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