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spasmodic

Synonyms of spasmodic in English:

adjective

  • 1 the car chugged up the road with spasmodic lurches
    intermittent, fitful, irregular, sporadic, erratic, occasional, infrequent, scattered, patchy, isolated, periodic, periodical, on and off
    informal herky-jerky
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