To set right; remedy:
Patch is defined as to repair or piece together.
To imitate or mimic; ape.
To move while making such a sound.
To trouble or worry over trifles.
(Intransitive) To belong to a mess.
To repair (something broken, torn, or worn); restore to good condition; make whole; fix
To undertake something superficially or without serious intent:
To repair or mend clumsily or ineptly.
To twirl or play with lightly or idly
To play fast and loose (with a person's affections); dally
To treat something casually or without seriousness:
(Music) To perform on an instrument:
To play the fool; to trifle; to toy; to spend time in idle sport or mirth.
To play or fuss; fiddle:
To tamper is to interfere with something you shouldn't in a harmful way or to change something you shouldn't change.
Meddle is defined as intrude in someone else's life or business.
To play (a musical piece).
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Find another word for tinkering. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tinkering, like: fiddling, repairing, patching, monkeying, puttering, fussing, messing, mending, dabbling, botching and twiddling.