[ rig-lee ]
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adjective,wrig·gli·er, wrig·gli·est.
  1. twisting; writhing; squirming: a wriggly caterpillar.

  2. evasive; shifty: a wriggly character.

Origin of wriggly

First recorded in 1865–70; wriggle + -y1

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