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See definition of wriggly on Dictionary.com
  • as inmeandrous
  • as inwinding

synonyms for wriggly

  • ambiguous
  • anfractuous
  • circuitous
  • convoluted
  • crooked
  • curving
  • devious
  • flexuous
  • gyrating
  • indirect
  • intricate
  • involved
  • labyrinthine
  • mazy
  • meandering
  • roundabout
  • serpentine
  • sinuous
  • snaky
  • spiraling
  • tortuous
  • twisting
  • zigzag
  • bending
  • curving
  • meandering
  • serpentine
  • sinuous
  • snaking
  • tortuous
  • turning
  • twisting
  • twisty
  • windy
  • zigzag
  • circuitous
  • convoluted
  • labyrinthine
  • roundabout
  • spiraling
  • anfractuous
  • flexuous
  • indirect
  • mazy
  • snaky
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How to use wriggly in a sentence

Writhing reflects the hose taking on a wriggly shape, like that of a Slinky, or in a more extreme case becoming coiled.
AN UNEXPECTED TWIST LIGHTS UP THE SECRETS OF TURBULENCEDAVID H. FREEDMANSEPTEMBER 3, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Little wriggly arms, you look like you have a strong stomach, so you take the middle.
THE JEWELS OF APTORSAMUEL R. DELANY
And some dolphins, all covered with silver, kept racing with us and leaping clear out of the water, like wriggly bits of fire.
THE HONORABLE PERCIVALALICE HEGAN RICE
She was nursing the disreputable little downy quilt which she called Wriggly and much preferred to any of her dolls.
DANGER! AND OTHER STORIESARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
The three little figures all knelt on the rug, Baby still cuddling her Wriggly.
DANGER! AND OTHER STORIESARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Lovely wet shining wriggly fellows; all the varieties of the fishmonger's slab and more.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 159, SEPTEMBER 1ST, 1920VARIOUS
All her toys put together would not console her for the absence of Wriggly.
DANGER! AND OTHER STORIESARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
When the hook came out of the water a long wriggly thing was on it.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
In reality, it was a succession of wriggly marks which only a Moslem could read.
THE SHIP DWELLERSALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
And as I strolls along home with this warm, wriggly bunch of fur in the crook of my arm I get more and more pleased with myself.
TORCHY AS A PASEWELL FORD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WRIGGLY

  • ambiguous
  • anfractuous
  • circuitous
  • convoluted
  • crooked
  • curving
  • devious
  • flexuous
  • gyrating
  • indirect
  • intricate
  • involved
  • labyrinthine
  • mazy
  • meandering
  • roundabout
  • serpentine
  • sinuous
  • snaky
  • spiraling
  • tortuous
  • twisting
  • wriggly
  • zigzag
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.