tweeze

[tweez]
verb (used with object), tweezed, tweezing.
to pluck, as with tweezers.

Origin:
1940–45; back formation from tweezers

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tweeze (twiːz)
 
vb
chiefly (US) to take hold of or pluck (hair, small objects, etc) with or as if with tweezers
 
[C17: back formation from tweezers]

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tweeze
"to pluck with tweezers," 1932, back-formation from tweezers.
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Example sentences
Use an empty shell to tweeze out the rest of the mussels.
Never pinch, tweeze or otherwise attempt to pull stings out, as this will simply inject the remaining contents of the venom sacs.
Once the waxing demonstration is complete, you will be directed to tweeze your model's eyebrows.
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