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Entry Word: wag
Function: noun
Text: 1 a quick jerky movement from side to side or up and down <the dog gave its tail a single wag before it flopped back down>
Synonyms switch, waggle
Related Words oscillation, swing; flap, flutter, wave; jerk, shake, twitch, wiggle
2 a person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor <some wag wrote a droll piece of political satire for the newspaper> -- see HUMORIST