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"squirm" in British English

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squirmverb [ I ]

uk /skwɜːm/ us /skwɝːm/

(Definition of “squirm” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"squirm" in American English

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squirmverb [ I ]

us /ˈskwɜrm/

to make twisting movements with the body, esp. because of embarrassment, pain, or excitement:

The kids squirmed in their chairs.

(Definition of “squirm” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)