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verb [intransitive] squirm pronunciation in British English /skwɜː(r)m/
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present tense
present participlesquirming
past tensesquirmed
past participlesquirmed
  1. 2
    to move by twisting and turning in a small space

    Leave me alone!’ he cried, trying to squirm free.


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