Spasm

Antonyms of SPASM

Synonyms of SPASM

Examples of usage:

  1. Droom trembled with a new spasm of fear. "Jane Cable" by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. And now a shameful spasm of terror seized him at sight of a girl doing what he would have dreaded to attempt. "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith
  3. It scarcely need be said that the great majority of cases have no such sad ending as I have described, but still, whenever this spasm exists, even in a slight degree, there is always the possibility, never to be forgotten, of a sudden catastrophe. "The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases" by Charles West, M.D.
  4. It was a involuntary spasm brought on by takin' two searchin' medicines too near together. "At the Sign of the Jack O'Lantern" by Myrtle Reed
  5. A spasm of joy went through me at this first calling of the birds, and I longed to be out there on the islands myself... "Pan" by Knut Hamsun
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