What is another word for jerky?

Need synonyms for jerky? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adjective
Characterized by abrupt stops and starts
more ❯
“His fingers walk across his chest, his head, like a bird, pans the ceiling with jerky stops and starts.”
Adjective
Having an irregular spasmodic movement
Adjective
Displaying a lack of sensibleness or judgment
more ❯
Adjective
Having, or pertaining to, a tendency to fidget
more ❯
Adjective
(of a style of speech or writing) Not flowing smoothly
Adjective
Abrupt
Adjective
Spidery or angular
Adjective
Resembling or characteristic of a jerk (sudden movement)
Adjective
Lacking a coherent sequence or connection
more ❯
Adjective
Quick or likely to change consistently
more ❯
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

Watch and Learn
Sponsored Content

See Also

Nearby Words
5-letter Words Starting With
Sponsored Content
Advertisement
Find Synonyms
go
Advertisement
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2020