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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wiggly, wriggling, wriggly, writhingadjective

    moving in a twisting or snake-like or wormlike fashion

    "wiggly worms"


  1. writhingnoun

    A twisting struggle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Writhing

    of Writhe

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of writhing in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of writhing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of writhing in a Sentence

  1. Guillem Felix:

    We got a second call an hour later to say it had ended up writhing on the sand and the lifeguards had put it back in the water but had subsequently returned to the shoreline.

  2. Alex Trebek:

    I was on the floor writhing in pain. It went from a 3 to an 11, and it happened three or four times that day while we were taping. So, that was a little rough on me.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A top position executive on being addicted to womanizing and/or wining plays dirty office politics to make middle cadre employees to whining and lower rung workforce to writhing with the pain in the private sector organization.

  4. Oumou Compaore:

    This was a first for me. It was really interesting... Seeing these dancers writhing like that as well, it made me want to join them.

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