Meaning of TAMPER in English


noun an instrument used in tamping; a tamping iron.

2. tamper ·vi to meddle so as to alter, injure, or vitiate a thing.

3. tamper ·vi to deal unfairly; to practice secretly; to use bribery.

4. tamper ·vi to meddle; to be busy; to try little experiments; as, to tamper with a disease.

5. tamper ·noun one who tamps; specifically, one who prepares for blasting, by filling the hole in which the charge is placed.

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