Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- Present participle of writhe.
writhing (plural writhings)
- A twisting struggle.
2007 July 27, Alastair Macaulay, “I May Be Writhing on the Floor, but on Screen I’m Soaring Like Superman”, New York Times:
- But a video, taken from above, projects these writhings as if she were flying at top speed in a tunnel above traffic that’s whooshing past in the opposite direction.