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Turkish translation of “wriggle”

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wriggle

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ˈrɪɡl/
to twist your body or move part of your body with short, quick movements
oynatıp durmak, durmadan kıpırdamak, kıpırdatmak
She wriggled her toes in the warm sand.Making short, sudden movementsMoving on your hands and legs or on your stomach
wriggle out of sth/doing sth to avoid doing something that you have agreed to do
kurtulmak, sıyrılmak
Are you trying to wriggle out of going to the meeting?Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
(Definition of wriggle from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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