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worm

verb
 
 
/wɜːm/
worm your way into sth to gradually get into a situation by making people like you and trust you, especially by deceiving them: He wormed his way into the family.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
Translations of “worm”
in Vietnamese moi tin…
in Spanish sacar, sonsacar, ganarse la confianza de alguien…
in Thai รู้ความจริง…
in Malaysian mencungkil atau mengorek rahsia…
in French soutirer (qqch. à qqn)…
in German entlocken…
in Chinese (Traditional) 移動, 擠過,鑽過…
in Indonesian memeras…
in Chinese (Simplified) 移动, 挤过,钻过…
(Definition of worm verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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