Synonyms for tamper

Synonyms for (noun) tamper

Synonyms: tamp, tamper, tamping bar

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

Similar words: tool

Definition: an implement used in the practice of a vocation

Synonyms for (verb) tamper

Synonyms: fiddle, tamper, monkey

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

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

Similar words: manipulate

Definition: hold something in one's hands and move it

Synonyms: tamper, meddle

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

Usage: Don't meddle in my affairs!

Similar words: interfere, interpose, intervene, step in

Definition: get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force

Usage: Why did the U.S. not intervene earlier in WW II?

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