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twitch

synonym (synonym of twitch)

  • (noun.state)
    a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition (noun.state)
     
  • (verb.body)
    make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    squeeze tightly between the fingers (verb.contact)
     

hypernym (twitch IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition (noun.state)
    a painful and involuntary muscular contraction (noun.state)
     
  • make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion (verb.body)
    move in an uncontrolled manner (verb.body)
     
  • move or pull with a sudden motion (verb.contact)
    cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
     
  • move with abrupt, seemingly uncontrolled motions (verb.motion)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • squeeze tightly between the fingers (verb.contact)
    hold fast or firmly (verb.contact)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF twitch relation)

  • a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition (noun.state)
    a local and habitual twitching especially in the face (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    condition in which a person blinks continuously (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    muscular twitching involving individual muscle fibers acting without coordination (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    muscular twitching of contiguous groups of muscle fibers (noun.state)
     
  • make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion (verb.body)
    make fine, irregular, rapid twitching movements (verb.body)
     
  • move or pull with a sudden motion (verb.contact)
    twitch the hook of a fishing line through or along the surface of water (verb.contact)
     
  • squeeze tightly between the fingers (verb.contact)
    pinch in the buttocks (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pinch or squeeze sharply (verb.contact)
     

verb group (twitch is verb group of ....)

  • make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion (verb.body)
    move with abrupt, seemingly uncontrolled motions (verb.motion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from twitch)

  • a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition (noun.state)
    make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.perception)
    touch (a body part) lightly so as to excite the surface nerves and cause uneasiness, laughter, or spasmodic movements (verb.perception)
     
  • make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion (verb.body)
    an abrupt spasmodic movement (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition (noun.state)
     
  • move with abrupt, seemingly uncontrolled motions (verb.motion)
    a sudden abrupt pull (noun.act)
     
  • squeeze tightly between the fingers (verb.contact)
    the act of gripping and pressing firmly (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a squeeze with the fingers (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.event)
    a twisting squeeze (noun.event)
     
  • toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air (verb.motion)
    (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team (noun.act)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym verb group derivation twitching vellication jerk flip nip pinch cramp muscle spasm move involuntarily move reflexively draw force tic blepharism fibrillation fasciculation fibrillate jerk jerk tickle titillate jerking jolt twitching

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