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  1. wag

    joker, jester, droll fellow, humorist

    sober fellow, serious fellow

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wag, wit, cardnoun

    a witty amusing person who makes jokes

    calling card, mental capacity, wit, humor, shake, brainpower, bill of fare, posting, board, wittiness, poster, identity card, notice, mentality, scorecard, brain, carte, menu, carte du jour, add-in, bill, plug-in, card, lineup, waggle, learning ability, batting order, circuit board, visiting card, witticism, placard, humour, circuit card

  2. wag, waggle, shakeverb

    causing to move repeatedly from side to side

    handclasp, handshake, tremble, handshaking, trill, milk shake, shiver, wit, shake, shingle, waggle, milkshake, card

  3. wag, waggleverb

    move from side to side

    "The happy dog wagged his tail"

    wamble, waggle

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  1. wagverb

    shake, waggle

  2. wagverb

    vibrate, move to and fro

  3. wagnoun

    wit, humorist, joker, jester, droll, humorous fellow, droll fellow

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  1. Steve Cohen:

    I think well see soldiers dying because this man will find a way to wag the dog.

  2. Hilary Schneider:

    The founders of Wag reached out -- and it was like,' What an incredible opportunity,'.

  3. W.H. Auden:

    In times of joy, all of us wished we possessed a tail we could wag.

  4. Eric Weinmann:

    I had very high hopes when I joined Wag. I really thought the company was going somewhere. It became apparent that the ship was sailing back to port.

  5. Lorri Winkcompleck:

    You should not let the tax tail wag the dog, but you should consider that capital losses can offset taxable capital gains from investments and reduce your tax bill.

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  • ober skol al louarnBreton
  • šibalCzech
  • wedeln, schwänzenGerman
  • huiskuttaa, neropatti, heilua, heiluttaa, heilutusFinnish
  • sécher, faire l’école buissonnière, frétillerFrench
  • scodinzolioItalian
  • 振る, 揺れるJapanese
  • با دانKurdish
  • takawhetawheta, takawhetaMāori
  • kwispelen, spijbelenDutch
  • skulke, logreNorwegian
  • виля́ть, остряк, виляние, кача́ть, шутник, прогу́ливать, прогуля́ть, маха́тьRussian
  • skolka, viftaSwedish
  • kırmak, asmak, sallamakTurkish

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