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What is another word for squirm?

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Verb
Wriggle or twist the body from side to side, especially as a result of nervousness or discomfort
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“Helen grasped the young cat tightly in her arms, where it began to squirm nervously.”
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To twist in discomfort, especially from shame or embarrassment
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To move about smoothly and from side to side
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To experience an inward shiver of embarrassment or disgust
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To move slowly and carefully in order to avoid being heard or noticed
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To cause anguish or distress to
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Noun
A wriggling movement
“A gastrotrich uses myriad hairs over its head and belly to glide, wriggle, and squirm, looking for food.”
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