Definitions of twiddle

v turn in a twisting or spinning motion

swirl, twirl, whirl
Type of:
go around, revolve, rotate
turn on or around an axis or a center

v manipulate, as in a nervous or unconscious manner

“He twiddled his thumbs while waiting for the interview”
fiddle with
Type of:
hold something in one's hands and move it

n a series of small (usually idle) twists or turns

Type of:
turn, twist
turning or twisting around (in place)

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.