Waggle meaning

wăgəl
To move (an attached part, for example) with short, quick motions.

Waggled her foot impatiently.

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To move shakily; wobble.

Waggled down the steps.

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A wobbling motion.
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To wag, esp. with short, quick movements.
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To move in a shaky or wobbly manner; totter.
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The act or an instance of waggling.
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To move (something) with short, quick motions; to wobble.
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(intransitive) To reel, sway, or move from side to side; to move with a wagging motion; to waddle.
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A wobbling motion.
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Origin of waggle

  • Middle English wagelen frequentative of waggen wag1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • wag +"Ž -le (“(frequentative)"). Compare continental equivalents Middle High German wacken (> Danish vakle, German wackeln), Swedish vagla, West Frisian waggelje, Low German wackeln, Dutch waggelen.

    From Wiktionary