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Meaning of WIGGLE

Pronunciation:  'wigul

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of wiggling
  2. [v]  move to and fro; "Don't jiggle your finger while the nurse is putting on the bandage!"

WIGGLE is a 6 letter word that starts with W.


 Synonyms: jiggle, joggle, squirm, wriggle
 See Also: agitate, motility, motion, move, movement, shake, wag, waggle



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Wig"gle\, v. t. & i. [Cf. {Wag}, v. t., {Waggle}.]
    To move to and fro with a quick, jerking motion; to bend
    rapidly, or with a wavering motion, from side to side; to
    wag; to squirm; to wriggle; as, the dog wiggles his tail; the
    tadpole wiggles in the water. [Prov. Eng. & Colloq. U. S.]
  2. \Wig"gle\, n.
    Act of wiggling; a wriggle. [Colloq.]