French translation of 'squirm'
Example Sentences Including 'squirm'
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Frank declines to say whether he inherited anything, squirming with embarrassment when the issue is raised.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It may have you squirming in discomfort, but it is very funny nonetheless.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The comedy is of the sort that leaves you squirming with embarrassment.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The skin is not only tough but also loose, allowing it to squirm free from its attackers, and fight back with long claws and sharp teeth.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Years ago people squirmed at the idea of a transplanted heart.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
You can tell from body language too - people squirm when I bring up things like unemployment figures.The Sun (2014)
You squirm with embarrassment when you're meant to squeal with delight.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Yet he inexplicably let it squirm under his body and into the net.The Sun (2014)
He then proceeds to make a thunderous sound that always makes me jump and squirm with embarrassment if we are in public.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Downing Street officials were left squirming as they had to change their tune over the letter yesterday.The Sun (2009)
I squirm away slightly, towards my side of the bed.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Labour MPs sat there, squirming away.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The audience loved it while the man squirmed with embarrassment.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The source said: 'A few people squirmed in their seats.The Sun (2010)
How do you prepare people to squirm?Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: squirm VERB
If you squirm, you move your body from side to side, usually because you are nervous or uncomfortable.
He had squirmed and wriggled and screeched when his father had washed his face.
Translation of squirm from the Collins English to French Dictionary