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wag

noun

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  1. a quick jerky movement from side to side or up and down the dog gave its tail a single wag before it flopped back down Synonyms of 1wag swish, switch, waggle, whisk Words Related to 1wag oscillation, rock, sway, swing, waver; flap, flutter, wave, whip; flick, jerk, jolt, snap, twitch; jiggle, shake, wiggle; bob, nod


wag

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of wag

  1. a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor some wag wrote a droll satire on the scandal for the newspaper Synonyms of 2wag card, comedian, comic, droll, farceur, funnyman, gagger, gagman, gagster, jester, joker, jokester, wag, witWords Related to 2wag comedienne, entertainer; banterer, cutup, kidder, knockabout, practical joker, prankster, quipper, quipster, teaser, wisecracker; buffoon, clown, fool, harlequin, zany; caricaturist, lampooner, parodist, satirist


wag

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of wag

  1. 1 to move from side to side or up and down with quick jerky motions the cat's tail wagged back and forth in annoyance Synonyms of wag swish, switch, waggle Words Related to wag oscillate, rock, sway, swing, waver; beat, flail, flap, flop, lash, whip; flick, flicker, flutter, wave; jerk, jolt; jig, jiggle, joggle, shake, twitch, wiggle; bob, jog, nod

  2. 2 to relate sometimes questionable or secret information of a personal nature tongues will wag as soon as word of the house's selling price gets around Synonyms of wag blab, dish, talk, tattle, gossipWords Related to wag bandy (about), circulate, noise (about or abroad), rumor; blabber, disclose, divulge, reveal, tell; hint, imply, insinuate, intimate, let on, suggest; inform, report, snitch, squeal, tip (off); babble, spill; confideNear Antonyms of wag clam up, shut up

  3. 3 to make short up-and-down movements the bird's head wagged jerkily as it looked for worms Synonyms of wag bob, bobble, jog, jounce, pump, seesaw, nodWords Related to wag jerk, jiggle, shake, wiggle, wobble (also wabble); oscillate, rock, sway, swing, undulate; drop, duck



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