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spasms

noun
plural of spasm

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1 a painful sudden tightening of a muscle
  • he suffers terribly from back spasms

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2 a sudden intense expression of strong feeling
  • a spasm of love that he had never experienced before

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“Spasms.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spasms. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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