adjective see squirm

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  • squirmy — squirm ► VERB 1) wriggle or twist the body from side to side, especially due to nervousness or discomfort. 2) be embarrassed or ashamed. ► NOUN ▪ a wriggling movement. DERIVATIVES squirmy adjective. ORIGIN probably associated with …   English terms dictionary

  • squirmy — mē, mi adjective ( er/ est) Etymology: squirm (I) + y : given to or characterized by squirming the only other major horror of the barber business … is squirmy kids G.S.Perry …   Useful english dictionary

  • squirmy — squirminess, n. /skwerr mee/, adj., squirmier, squirmiest. characterized by squirming. [1830 40; SQUIRM + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • squirmy — adjective That squirms, writhes or wriggles …   Wiktionary

  • squirmy — Synonyms and related words: antsy, antsy pantsy, anxious, breathless, chafing, eager, edgy, excited, fretful, fretting, hasty, hopped up, impatient, impetuous, in a lather, in a stew, in a sweat, on edge, restive, restless, squirming, uneasy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • squirmy — squirm·y || skÉœrmɪ /wɜːm adj. wriggly, having a tendency to twist and turn …   English contemporary dictionary

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