Definition of wiggle verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

wiggle

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈwɪɡl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪɡl//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they wiggle
BrE BrE//ˈwɪɡl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪɡl//
 
he / she / it wiggles
BrE BrE//ˈwɪɡlz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪɡlz//
 
past simple wiggled
BrE BrE//ˈwɪɡld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪɡld//
 
past participle wiggled
BrE BrE//ˈwɪɡld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪɡld//
 
-ing form wiggling
BrE BrE//ˈwɪɡlɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪɡlɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive, transitive] (informal) wiggle something to move from side to side or up and down in short quick movements; to make something move in this way synonym wriggle He removed his shoes and wiggled his toes. Her bottom wiggled as she walked past. They wiggled their hips to the rhythm of the music. Try to wiggle your hips. Word Origin Middle English: from Middle Low German and Middle Dutch wiggelen (frequentative).
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