Prepare to tweak deadlines and change players to reach your aims.
Juicy J claims the label wanted them to tweak their sound, transitioning from their crunk roots to more pop-oriented material.
He was ready to tweak the cost-of-living formula for Social Security.
But they do need to tweak the formula so that it stays relevant.
And a swift response to Perry's tweak on job creation in Texas versus Massachusetts.
I have half a mind to go after him and tweak his pigtail soundly.
And Polly gave the cat such a tweak of the ear that Puttel bounced out of her lap in high dudgeon.
And here Dad bends to tweak the ear of Will who would laugh noisily if it hurt twice as badly.
One may tweak the one, and tread upon the other, with such manifest impunity.
Bert felt the tweak of that same worry, too, but his course was set.
"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.
Idle talk; blathering (1782+)
1. To change slightly, usually in reference to a value. Also used synonymously with twiddle. If a program is almost correct, rather than figure out the precise problem you might just keep tweaking it until it works. See frobnicate and fudge factor; also see shotgun debugging.
2. To tune or bum a program; preferred usage in the UK.