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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: twitch(0.01103 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to twitch.
English → Indonesian (quick)
geletis, geronyot, menggamit, menggelepar, meregang
English → English (WordNet)
n : a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous
condition [syn: twitching, vellication]
v 1: make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion; “his face is
twitching” [syn: jerk]
2: move with abrupt, seemingly uncontrolled motions; “The
patient's legs were jerkings” [syn: jerk]
3: toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in
the air [syn: flip]
4: squeeze tightly between the fingers; “He pinched her
behind”; “She squeezed the bottle” [syn: pinch, squeeze,
twinge, tweet, nip]
5: move or pull with a sudden motion
English → English (gcide)
Twitch \Twitch\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Twitched; p. pr. & vb. n.
Twitching.] [OE. twicchen, fr. (doubtful) AS. twiccian;
akin to AS. angeltwicca a worm used for bait, literally, a
hook twitcher, LG. twikken to tweak, G. zwicken. Cf.
To pull with a sudden jerk; to pluck with a short, quick
motion; to snatch; as, to twitch one by the sleeve; to twitch
a thing out of another's hand; to twitch off clusters of
Thrice they twitched the diamond in her ear. --Pope.
Twitch \Twitch\, n.
1. The act of twitching; a pull with a jerk; a short, sudden,
quick pull; as, a twitch by the sleeve.
2. A short, spastic contraction of the fibers or muscles; a
simple muscular contraction; as, convulsive twitches; a
twitch in the side.
3. (Far.) A stick with a hole in one end through which passes
a loop, which can be drawn tightly over the upper lip or
an ear of a horse. By twisting the stick the compression
is made sufficiently painful to keep the animal quiet
during a slight surgical operation. --J. H. Walsh.