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twitch

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to make jerky or restless movements
  • the dog twitched in her sleep

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2 to move or cause to move with a sharp quick motion
  • the rabbit twitched its nose

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twitch

noun

Synonyms of twitch (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in contraction, jerk

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2 as in tremor, shake

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The first known use of twitch was in the 14th century

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“Twitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twitch. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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