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Synonyms of fiddle in English:


  • 1 she played the fiddle
  • verb

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  • 1 he fiddled with a coaster
    fidget, play, toy, twiddle, fuss, fool about/around;
    finger, thumb, handle
    informal mess around/about
  • 2 he fiddled with the dials
    adjust, tinker, play around, meddle, interfere
  • 3 these companies are not the only ones fiddling their figures
    falsify, manipulate, massage, rig, distort, misrepresent, doctor, alter, tamper with, interfere with
    informal fix, flimflam, cook (the books)
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