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twitches

verb
present tense third-person singular of twitch

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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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twitches

noun
plural of twitch

Synonyms of twitches (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in contractions, jerks

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2 as in tremors, shakes

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“Twitches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twitches. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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