What does waggle mean?

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ˈwæg əlwag·gle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wag, waggle, shake(verb)

    causing to move repeatedly from side to side

  2. wag, waggle(verb)

    move from side to side

    "The happy dog wagged his tail"

  3. wamble, waggle(verb)

    move unsteadily or with a weaving or rolling motion


  1. waggle(Noun)

    a wobbling motion

  2. waggle(Verb)

    To move (something) with short, quick motions; to wobble.

  3. Origin: Frequentative form of wag. Compare continental equivalents Middle High German wacken ( > Danish vakle, German wackeln), Swedish vagla, West Frisian waggelje, Dutch waggelen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Waggle(verb)

    to reel, sway, or move from side to side; to move with a wagging motion; to waddle

  2. Waggle(verb)

    to move frequently one way and the other; to wag; as, a bird waggles his tail

  3. Origin: [Freq. of wag; cf. D. waggelen, G. wackeln.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Waggle

    wag′l, v.i. and v.t. to wag or move from side to side. [Freq. of wag (1).]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of waggle in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of waggle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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