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Meaning of TWEEDLE

Pronunciation:  'tweedul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  entice through the use of music
  2. [v]  play negligently on a musical instrument
  3. [v]  sing in modulation
 

TWEEDLE is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: chirp
 
 See Also: entice, lure, play, sing, tempt

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Twee"dle\, v. t. [Cf. {Twiddle}.] [Written also
{twidle}.]
1. To handle lightly; -- said with reference to awkward
   fiddling; hence, to influence as if by fiddling; to coax;
   to allure.

         A fiddler brought in with him a body of lusty young
         fellows, whom he had tweedled into the service.
                                               --Addison.

2. To twist. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.

 

 

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