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  1. tinker

    • IPA[ˈtiNGkər]

    美式

    • n.
      (especially in former times) a person who travels from place to place mending metal utensils as a way of making a living.;a person who makes minor mechanical repairs, especially on a variety of appliances and apparatuses, usually for a living.
    • v.
      attempt to repair or improve something in a casual or desultory way, often to no useful effect;attempt to mend (something) by tinkering.
    • noun: tinker, plural noun: tinkers

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    名詞

    • 1. (especially in former times) a person who travels from place to place mending metal utensils as a way of making a living.
    • US a person who makes minor mechanical repairs, especially on a variety of appliances and apparatuses, usually for a living.
    • British offensive a Traveller, Romani, or other person living in an itinerant community.
    • 2. an act of attempting to repair something.

    動詞

    • 1. attempt to repair or improve something in a casual or desultory way, often to no useful effect he spent hours tinkering with the car
    • attempt to mend (something) by tinkering.
    • ph.
      not care at all

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • ph.
      not care at all

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • ph.
      not care at all

    Oxford Dictionary

    • ph.
      not care at all

    Oxford Dictionary

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    • IPA[ˈtɪŋkə]

    英式

    • n.
      (especially in former times) a person who makes a living by travelling from place to place ...
    • v.
      attempt to repair or improve something in a casual or desultory way: he spent hours tinkering with the car

    Oxford Dictionary