wiggle-waggle

adjective

Definition of wiggle-waggle

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: indecisive, vacillating has gone wiggle-waggle and cannot be persuaded to be categorical— Lionel Hale

wiggle-waggle

intransitive verb
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Definition of wiggle-waggle (Entry 2 of 3)

: to move jerkily back and forth : wiggle and waggle from one thing to another : vacillate wiggle-waggles between appeals for charity and responsible state actionNation

wiggle-waggle

noun
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variants: or wiggle-woggle \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗⸗ \

Definition of wiggle-waggle (Entry 3 of 3)

: something (as an amusement park contrivance) that wiggle-waggles flip-flaps, switchbacks, wiggle-woggles— Rose Macaulay

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History and Etymology for wiggle-waggle

Adjective

reduplication of wiggle entry 1

Intransitive verb

reduplication of wiggle entry 1

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“Wiggle-waggle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wiggle-waggle. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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