English verb: writhe
|1.||writhe (motion) to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)|
|Samples||The prisoner writhed in discomfort.|
The child tried to wriggle free from his aunt's embrace.
|Examples||The crowds writhe in the streets, The streets writhe with crowds|
|Synonyms||squirm, twist, worm, wrestle, wriggle|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|