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Synonyms for tamperˈtæm pər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tamp, tamper, tamping bar(verb)

    a tool for tamping (e.g., for tamping tobacco into a pipe bowl or a charge into a drill hole etc.)

    tamp, tamping bar, tamper

  2. tamper, fiddle, monkey(verb)

    play around with or alter or falsify, usually secretively or dishonestly

    "Someone tampered with the documents on my desk"; "The reporter fiddle with the facts"

    shrink from, shirk, muck about, monkey, goldbrick, potter, play, monkey around, tinker, muck around, putter, toy, tamper, meddle, mess around, fiddle, diddle

  3. meddle, tamper(verb)

    intrude in other people's affairs or business; interfere unwantedly

    "Don't meddle in my affairs!"

    meddle, fiddle, monkey, tamper

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tamper(v. n.)

    meddle, intermeddle, dabble, have to do (in a tentative way)

  2. tamper(v. n.)

    intrigue, deal secretly

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

falsify, alter

Translations for tamper

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • snydeDanish
  • einmischen, fälschenGerman
  • manipular, alterarSpanish
  • sormeilla, peukaloida, kajotaFinnish
  • tripoter, tasse-braise, altérer, compromettre, bidouiller, trafiquerFrench
  • eiga við, fikta, fikta íIcelandic
  • manomettereItalian
  • 弄る, 弄くるJapanese
  • pororua, rawekeMāori
  • met, manipuleren, prutsenDutch
  • adulterarPortuguese
  • фальсифицировать, подделывать, пест, возиться, портить, искажать, наносить ущербRussian
  • krivotvoriti, falsificirati, manipuliratiSerbo-Croatian
  • manipulera, mixtraSwedish
  • rüşvetle kandırmak, hile karıştırmak, karıştırmakTurkish

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