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English noun: wag

1. wag (person) a witty amusing person who makes jokes

Synonymscard, wit

Broader (hypernym)humorist, humourist

Domain usagecolloquialism

2. wag (act) causing to move repeatedly from side to side

Synonymsshake, waggle

Broader (hypernym)agitation

English verb: wag

1. wag (motion) move from side to side

SamplesThe happy dog wagged his tail.


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)jiggle, joggle, wiggle

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