HyperDic: wiggle

English > 2 senses of the word wiggle:
VERBmotionwiggle, jiggle, jogglemove to and fro
NOUNactwiggle, wriggle, squirmthe act of wiggling
wiggle > pronunciation
Soundswih'gahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > wiggle: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of wiggling.
Synonymswriggle, squirm
Broadermotion, movement, move, motilityA change of position that does not entail a change of location
Spanishcontoneo, meneo, retorcimiento
Catalanremenada
Adjectiveswigglymoving in a twisting or snake-like or wormlike fashion
Verbswigglemove to and fro
English > wiggle: 2 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningMove to and fro.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
Synonymsjiggle, joggle
Narrowerwag, waggleMove from side to side
Broadershake, agitateMove or cause to move back and forth
Spanishcontonear, marear, menearse, menear, sacudir, zangolotear
Catalanbellugar-se, moure, remenar, sacsar, sacsejar, sotraguejar
Nounswigglethe act of wiggling
wigglerterrestrial / terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil
wigglerlarva of a mosquito
wigglerone who can't stay still (especially a child)

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