tweedle


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tweedle

(ˈtwiːdəl)
n
slang a crime ring
vb
1. (Music, other) obsolete to play (a musical instrument) aimlessly or carelessly
2. (tr) slang to scam or counterfeit
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.tweedle - sing in modulationtweedle - sing in modulation      
music - musical activity (singing or whistling etc.); "his music was his central interest"
sing - produce tones with the voice; "She was singing while she was cooking"; "My brother sings very well"
2.tweedle - play negligently on a musical instrumenttweedle - play negligently on a musical instrument
music - musical activity (singing or whistling etc.); "his music was his central interest"
play - perform music on (a musical instrument); "He plays the flute"; "Can you play on this old recorder?"
3.tweedle - entice through the use of musictweedle - entice through the use of music  
entice, lure, tempt - provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
References in classic literature ?
First, Jemmy Tweedle felt on his hinder head the direful bone.
CCTV image from police Det Con Dave Tweedle said: "The young girl has been left feeling vulnerable and violated and that's why we need to establish exactly what happened that night.
Here in Wonderland we see the highlight of the first act, the zany scene with Tweedle Dee (Michael Blair) and Tweedle Dum (Andrew Bleakley).
Lo's, junk in the trunk, squash tarts, bounce house, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum are just a few.
Characters in attendance included the Queen of Hearts, the Dormouse, the White Rabbit and terrible twins Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee.
Should they fail in their quest having been given such encouragement from the man himself they will be viewed as Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum.
Mark Tweedle, who stepped in to save the mission, spoke about the dangerous conditions that the group are currently facing.
They included the Queen of Hearts, the Mad Hatter, White Rabbit, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, the Cheshire Cat and Alice herself.
Follow-up Tweedle Dee, Tweedle Dum went to No2 and Soley Soley reached No5.
Chairman Mark Tweedle said that while their push to Islamise pupils' education was "in no way extremist", the children were "not being prepared for life in modern Britain".
Barbara was joined by attendants Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum - Kerrie Reekie, 11, and Gareth Reed, nine.