Part of speech:
Characterized by jerks or jerking:
A sudden jerk or shake, as from a blow
To ache with a sudden, sharp pain
To pull on something suddenly.
To move or hit (something) with a short, quick motion.
Wriggle is defined as to twist and turn, or to get in or out of a situation using unfavorable actions.
To wrench or sprain:
To attempt to seize something suddenly; to catch.
(Archaic) To prevent (a person) from getting his fair share of something
To jolt is defined as to push, prod, shake, or surprise someone abruptly or in order to make them act, or to lurch or move ungracefully.
To fool is defined as to trick or lie to.
To introduce an adulterant, additive, or impurity into (another substance) in order to produce a deliberate change
(Slang) To put (an undesirable person) out by force
To twist, pull, or jerk suddenly and violently
To put abruptly or violently
(Slang) To go crazy.
To pull; tug; snatch
To move quickly, nimbly, or briskly
To pull at vigorously or repeatedly:
To get possession of by unscrupulous methods
To engage in or perform (a dance).
To wiggle is to get yourself out of something, to quickly move back and forth, or to fidget and squirm around.
To shake, quiver, or tremble, as from fear or cold
To collide with a jolt
To cause to move suddenly and smartly.
(Music, Phonet.) To make a glide
To alleviate; assuage:
To move by being pushed
To stir the emotions:
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