v. t.1.
[imp. Writhed ; p. p. Writhed, Obs. or Poetic Writhen ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Writhing.]
1.To twist; to turn; now, usually, to twist or turn so as to distort; to wring.
2.To wrest; to distort; to pervert.
3.To extort; to wring; to wrest.
v. i.1.To twist or contort the body; to be distorted; as, to writhe with agony. Also used figuratively.
Verb1.writhe - 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"
ache, agonize, ail, anguish, bend, blanch, bleed, blench, buckle, contort, crook, crumple, distort, feel pain, feel the pangs, fidget, flinch, flip out, flutter, freak out on, get high on, glow, gnarl, go hard with, go pitapat, grimace, have a misery, have the fidgets, have the shakes, heave, hurt, jerk, knot, palpitate, pant, pound, quake, quaver, quiver, recoil, screw, shake, shiver, shoot, shrink, smart, spring, squiggle, squirm, suffer, suffer anguish, swell, swell with emotion, thrash, thrill, thrill to, throb, tingle, tingle with excitement, toss, toss and turn, tremble, tumble, turn, turn awry, turn on to, twinge, twist and turn, twitch, twitter, wag, waggle, warp, wiggle, wince, worm, wrench, wrest, wriggle, wring
Translate Writhe to German, Translate Writhe to French
write-in candidate
Write-Once Read-Many
write-only code
write-only language
write-only memory
Writer of the tallies
Writer to the signet
writer's block
writer's cramp
writer's name
-- Writhe --
writing arm
writing assignment
writing board
Writing book
writing desk
writing implement
writing ink
Writing lark
Writing machine
Writing master
Writing obligatory
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