Synonyms of wiggle
1 jerkDictionary • She wiggled her fingers to attract his attention.
jerk • The car jerked to a halt.
shake • Shake the rugs well and hang them out.
wag • He wagged a disapproving finger at me.
jiggle • He tapped his feet, hummed tunes and jiggled about.
waggle • He was waggling his toes in his socks.
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jerkIf you jerk something or someone in a particular direction, or they jerk in a particular direction, they move a short distance very suddenly and quickly.
• The car jerked to a halt.
• He gave the dog's lead a jerk.
jiggleTo jiggle around means to move quickly up and down or from side to side.
• He tapped his feet, hummed tunes and jiggled about.
Thesaurus for wiggle from the Collins English Thesaurus