Last modified on 23 April 2014, at 05:26

tweezer

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tweezer (not comparable)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or relating to, tweezers.

NounEdit

tweezer (plural tweezers)

  1. (US) A pair of tweezers, tweezers.

VerbEdit

tweezer (third-person singular simple present tweezers, present participle tweezering, simple past and past participle tweezered)

  1. to use tweezers
    • 2011, William deBuys, A Great Aridness: Climate Change and the Future of the American Southwest
      Sadler has already wrapped an ace bandage around a badly sprained wrist (sustained in a fall on a desert trail), tweezered out a few cactus spines, moleskinned some blisters, and doled out all the pastillas de dolor —painkillers...