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tinker

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1tinker/ˈtɪŋkɚ/verb
tinkerstinkeredtinkering
1tinker
/ˈtɪŋkɚ/
verb
tinkerstinkeredtinkering
Learner's definition of TINKER  
[no object]
: to try to repair or improve something (such as a machine) by making small changes or adjustments to it — often + with

— tinkerer

/ˈtɪŋkɚrɚ/noun,pluraltinkerers[count]
2tinker/ˈtɪŋkɚ/noun
pluraltinkers
2tinker
/ˈtɪŋkɚ/
noun
pluraltinkers
Learner's definition of TINKER  
[count]
: a person who in the past traveled to different places and made money by selling or repairing small items (such as pots and pans)
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