wriggly

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Moving in a twisting or snake-like or wormlike fashion, wiggly, wriggling, writhing
having a twisting or snake-like or worm-like motion; "squirming boys"; "wiggly worms"; "writhing snakes"
{s} wiggly; squirmy; of extricating oneself (from ensnarement, a problem, etc.)
that wriggles
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To slightly twist one's body and quickly move one's limbs

Teachers often lose their patience when children wriggle in their seats.

wriggle
{v} to move to and fro in the joints
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{f} twist to and fro, squirm, wiggle, worm; evade (something unpleasant); make wriggle
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a wriggling movement
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To move with short, quick contortions; to move by twisting and squirming; like a worm
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to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling); "The prisoner writhed in discomfort"; "The child tried to wriggle free from his aunt's embrace"
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If you wriggle or wriggle part of your body, you twist and turn with quick movements, for example because you are uncomfortable. The babies are wriggling on their tummies She pulled off her shoes and stockings and wriggled her toes
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Act of wriggling; a short or quick writhing motion or contortion
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the act of wiggling
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to slightly twist ones body and quickly move ones limbs
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Wriggling; frisky; pliant; flexible
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To move the body to and fro with short, writhing motions, like a worm; to squirm; to twist uneasily or quickly about
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to cause to or make something wriggle
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{i} act of wriggling, instance of moving back and forth as a worm or snake, writhing, squirming; evasion or escape (e.g. from a difficulty)
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If you wriggle somewhere, for example through a small gap, you move there by twisting and turning your body. He clutched the child tightly as she again tried to wriggle free Bauman wriggled into the damp coverall. a movement in which you twist your body from side to side
wriggly

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    Etymologie

    [ 'ri-g&l ] (verb.) 15th century. Middle English, from or akin to Middle Low German wriggeln to wriggle; akin to Old English wrigian to turn; more at WRY.

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