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Twiddle Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    twiddle n : a series of small (usually idle) twists or turns v
  1. turn in a twisting or spinning motion; "The leaves swirled in the autumn wind" [syn: twirl, swirl, whirl]
  2. manipulate, as in a nervous or unconscious manner; "He twiddled her thumbs while waiting for the interview" [syn: fiddle with]
Twiddle Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Twiddle \Twid"dle\, v. t. [Probably of imitative origin. Cf. Tweedle.] To touch lightly, or play with; to tweedle; to twirl; as, to twiddle one's thumbs; to twiddle a watch key. [Written also twidle.] --Thackeray.
Twiddle Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Twiddle \Twid"dle\, v. i. To play with anything; hence, to be busy about trifles. --Halliwell.
Twiddle Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Twiddle \Twid"dle\, n.
  1. A slight twist with the fingers.
  2. A pimple. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
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Twiddle or Twiddling may refer to:

Twiddle (Vermont Based Jam Band) Twiddle, a Vermont-based quartet, spins tall-tales over an intricate soundscape of Hi-def shred. Twiddle has started a frenzy on both coasts with complexities that conjure up Coltrane, Ranglin, and Zappa, yet still embracing the roots of jam-band traditions. Finally, a group of musicians who not only understand climactic build and release, but deliver their intricate compositions night after night to jazz purists and screaming fans, all at the same time. Twiddle is a sound that defiantly weaves and dodges through genres. It's three-dimensional music. You can see it from all sides, and even serve it to your guests. It's Twiddle. Tasty.

Ryan Dempsey, ivories, vocals Brook Jordan, skins, vocals Zdenek Gubb, low end, vocals Mihali Savoulidis, axe, vocals

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