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squirmverb [I]

uk   /skwɜːm/  us   /skwɝːm/
to move from side to side in an awkward way because of nervousness, embarrassment, or pain: Nobody spoke for at least five minutes and Rachel squirmed in her chair with embarrassment. The fish squirmed on the ground for a few moments and then lay still.
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