fiddle with

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Verb1.fiddle with - manipulate, as in a nervous or unconscious manner; "He twiddled his thumbs while waiting for the interview"
manipulate - hold something in one's hands and move it
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He had brought his fiddle with him, which wouldn't be of much use here, though he used to pick up money by it at home.
When Buck went there once to visit them, he probably took the Hen Lane fiddle with him.
Up until he opened the Axe & Fiddle with Brad van Appel, people asked him all the time when he would open a bar in his hometown.