wriggle out of sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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wriggle out of sth

phrasal verb with wriggle uk   us   /ˈrɪɡ.l̩/ verb
to ​avoid doing something that you do not ​want to do: He ​promised he'd ​help me ​paint the ​livingroom, but now he's ​trying to ​wriggle out of it.
(Definition of wriggle out of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wriggle out of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 逃脱,避开…
in Chinese (Traditional) 逃脫,避開…
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