waggle


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Waggle \Wag"gle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Waggled; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Waggling.]
   To move frequently one way and the other; to wag; as, a bird
   waggles his tail.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Waggle \Wag"gle\, n.
   A waggling or wagging; specif. (Golf), the preliminary
   swinging of the club head back and forth over the ball in the
   line of the proposed stroke.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Waggle \Wag"gle\, v. i. [Freq. of wag; cf. D. waggelen, G.
   wackeln.]
   To reel, sway, or move from side to side; to move with a
   wagging motion; to waddle.
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         Why do you go nodding and waggling so?   --L'Estrange.
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