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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition.
(动) As a verb
  1. Make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion.
  2. Move or pull with a sudden motion.
  3. Squeeze tightly between the fingers.
  4. Move with abrupt, seemingly uncontrolled motions.
  5. Toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air.
Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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抽动chōudòngto twitch; to throb; a spasm; to extract and use
rúntwitch (muscle or eyelid)
直跳zhítiàoto twitch
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