Adjective(1) affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; resembling a spasm(2) occurring in spells and often abruptly
(1) In a letter to Emily Howland, Washington described Benson as ├ö├ç├┐whimsical, spasmodic and rather superficial.├ö├ç├û(2) Hiccups are the spasmodic , involuntary contraction of the diaphragm that is caused by irritation of the nerves that supply these muscles.(3) Right now a spasmodic tic in his leg at the wrong time could get him killed.(4) The band bring abrasive but melodic rock that comes complete with spasmodic on-stage performance.(5) Her chin began a spasmodic quivering and the tears sprang into her eyes.(6) she screamed, as her left hamstring muscle tightened in a spasmodic reaction.(7) The orchestra comes to life in spasmodic bursts.(8) The shivering had died to spasmodic twitches and then even they stopped.(9) The oil is topically applied to relieve spasmodic pains.(10) She gives a last little spasmodic lunge and then pulls away and takes a deep breath.(11) I was speechless, my mouth opening and closing spasmodically .(12) My hair bristled and I felt all my muscles twitch spasmodically .(13) The rumbles of thunder continued spasmodically above our heads, and the streets occasionally lit up in a flash of lightening.(14) Its little brown form quivered spasmodically as it sneezed.(15) He coughed spasmodically before gasping out his next words.
1. intermittent ::
2. spastic ::
3. fitful ::
1. constant ::
2. continuous ::
3. habitual ::
4. periodic ::
5. regular ::
6. repeated ::
7. steady ::
Different Formsantispasmodic, antispasmodics, spasmodic
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