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squirming

noun

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squirming

verb
present participle of squirm

Synonyms & Antonyms of squirming (Entry 2 of 2)

to make jerky or restless movements
  • the toddler squirmed the whole time we were in the waiting room

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“Squirming.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/squirming. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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