Thesaurus > Related Words: writhe

  Words related to writhe

Related / Similar Words: wrestle, wriggle, worm, squirm, twist

 

Definition:
  • to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling); "The prisoner writhed in discomfort"; "The child tried to wriggle free from his aunt''s embrace";

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    Hyponyms: wrench

     

    Derivational Morphology: twist, wrench, tornado, twister, wiggler, wriggler, squirmer, wiggle, wriggle, squirm

     

    Anagrams: wither

     

     
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