Synonyms of 'wiggle'
to move with jerky movements from side to side or up and downShe wiggled her fingers to attract his attention.
a wiggling movement or walkPush the fork in with your foot and give it a wiggle to make the holes bigger.
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in the sense of jiggle
to move with quick jerky movementsHe tapped his feet, hummed tunes and jiggled about.
in the sense of shake
to move up and down or back and forth with short quick movementsShake the rugs well and hang them out.
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Thesaurus for wiggle from the Collins English Thesaurus
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