twitching

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

twitching (countable and uncountable, plural twitchings)

  1. The motion of something that twitches.
    • 1843, The Knickerbocker (volumes 21-22, page 73)
      Your twitchings and jouncings disturb me excessively.
  2. compulsive birdwatching by people (twitchers) who travel long distances to see rare species

VerbEdit

twitching

  1. Present participle of twitch.

AdjectiveEdit

twitching (comparative more twitching, superlative most twitching)

  1. That twitches.

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 22 March 2014, at 23:11