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squiggle

squig·gle

squiggle

 
pronunciation:
skwI gl
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition: a short curvy or wiggly line or mark.
The toddler made some squiggles with crayon on the wall.
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: squiggled, squiggles, squiggling
definition 1: to make curvy or wiggly lines or marks.
He can't really draw anything yet; he just squiggles.
definition 2: to move while wriggling or squirming.
The child squiggled under the covers.
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derivation: squiggly (adj.)