wiggler

(redirected from wigglers)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to wigglers: red wigglers

wig·gler

 (wĭg′lər)
n.
1. One that wiggles, such as a worm or a restless child.
2. The larva of a mosquito.

wig•gler

(ˈwɪg lər)

n.
1. a person or thing that wiggles.
3. Southern U.S. an earthworm.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wiggler - one who can't stay still (especially a child)wiggler - one who can't stay still (especially a child); "the toddler was a real wiggler on plane trips"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
2.wiggler - larva of a mosquitowiggler - larva of a mosquito      
larva - the immature free-living form of most invertebrates and amphibians and fish which at hatching from the egg is fundamentally unlike its parent and must metamorphose
3.wiggler - terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soilwiggler - terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers
oligochaete, oligochaete worm - hermaphroditic terrestrial and aquatic annelids having bristles borne singly along the length of the body
References in periodicals archive ?
Since I founded Wiggly Wigglers, a natural gardening mail order based on my husband's farm in Herefordshire, 15 years ago, I have realised that if we want to protect and improve our wider environment we ought to start with our own gardens, which collectively make up 12.
30am WOOD STOCK Heather Gorringe of Wiggly Wigglers natural gardening company reading Brain Matters - Adventure in Brain Surgery by Katrina Firlik Picture: Jeff Morgan
IF you are interested in the natural side of gardening, like to encourage birds in your garden, are keen to get composting or fascinated by wormeries, look at the Wiggly Wigglers brochure.
Worms can eat anything that has lived and died, so a wormery is the ideal place to compost all those leftover food scraps and household waste such as dog hair and even shredded paper," explains Heather Gorringe, managing director of Herefordshire-based Wiggly Wigglers.
The new product will be available from Herefordshire-based natural gardening company Wiggly Wigglers.
During Awards for Excellence 2005, five West Midlands companies were awarded the Big Tick: PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Britannia Building Society, RWE npower, Wiggly Wigglers and Ricoh UK Products, which won two Big Ticks.
Launching the UK's first natural gardening podcasts, Wiggly Wigglers now boasts the only gardening entries on iTunes, reaching number 40 in the Top
Wiggly Wigglers, a natural gardening mail order firm famous for its worm composting kits, has won the title of British Small Business Champion 2005.
Wiggly Wigglers, run by managing director Heather Gorringe, will now go forward to represent Central England in the national British Small Business Champion Finals, which will be awarded at Claridge's in London on November 15.
The Post Office Rural Action Award is being awarded to a small mail order company, Wiggly Wigglers in Hereford, for the way their local and sustainable gardening products have a made a positive difference to the rural environment.
Step forward Wiggle Wigglers, a Herefordshire-based company that is making sure we can enjoy striking blooms that are 100 per cent home grown, from the flowers to the foliage.