Predicate: twiddle

Roleset id: twiddle.01 , to turn over or around, fiddle with, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

twiddle.01: TWIDDLE-V NOTES: Member of Vncls crane-40.3.2. (from twiddle.01-v)


twiddle (v.)Body_movement


        Arg0-PAG: turner, fiddler, agent (vnrole: 40.3.2-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity twiddled (vnrole: 40.3.2-Patient)

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: participle

        `` The percentage of your day spent [*] twiddling your thumbs got greater , and the work day kept [*-1]getting longer .

        Arg0: [*]
        Rel: twiddling
        Arg1: your thumbs