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Noun
A sudden and brief spell of an activity or sensation
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“The man burst into a quick spasm of crude laughter and then quickly fell silent.”
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A sudden involuntary muscular contraction or convulsive movement
“Muscle cramping is a painful, involuntary muscle spasm that regularly frustrates athletes.”
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An unpleasant sensation caused by physical illness or injury
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The quality or characteristic of being uneven
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A slight trembling movement or sound, especially one caused by a sudden strong emotion
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Anxiety attack
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A spasm or sudden contraction
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Anger or aggression associated with conflict arising from a particular situation
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A breakdown of peaceful behavior
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A shock
Verb
Give or cause to give a short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement
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