cramps 1 of 3

plural of cramp
as in contractions
a painful sudden tightening of a muscle I was suddenly awakened by a cramp in my leg

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2 of 3

noun (2)

plural of cramp


3 of 3


present tense third-person singular of cramp

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“Cramps.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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