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Another word for wriggle

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Verb
  1. To move or proceed with short irregular motions up and down or from side to side

      1. To write (something) illegibly
      2. To move with a squirming motion; wriggle
      3. To squirm and wriggle.
      1. To twist and turn the body in a snakelike movement; wriggle; writhe
      2. (Figuratively) To move in a slow, irregular motion.
      3. To show or feel distress, as from painful embarrassment, humiliation, etc.
      1. To move shakily; wobble:
      2. To move (an attached part, for example) with short, quick motions:
      3. To move in a shaky or wobbly manner; totter
      1. To make (one's way, for example) by or as if by wiggling:
      2. To cause to move back and forth with quick irregular motions:
      3. To move or proceed with a twisting or turning motion; wriggle:
      1. To insinuate (oneself) into a situation, conversation, etc.
      2. To elicit by artful or devious means. Usually used with out of :
      3. To move in a manner suggestive of a worm.
      1. To make twisting or turning movements; contort the body, as in agony; squirm
      2. To cause to twist or turn; contort
      3. To move with a twisting or contorted motion:
    See also:

    move

    repetition

Another word for wriggle

Verb
      1. To twist and turn the body in a snakelike movement; wriggle; writhe
      2. (Figuratively) To move in a slow, irregular motion.
      3. To feel or exhibit signs of humiliation or embarrassment.
      1. To affect with irregular and involuntary muscular contractions; throw into convulsions.
      2. To be disturbed or upset:
      3. To shake or disturb violently; agitate
      1. To make (one's way, for example) by or as if by wiggling:
      2. To cause to move back and forth with quick irregular motions:
      3. To move or proceed with a twisting or turning motion; wriggle:
    See also:

    twitch