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jerk

Pronunciation: /dʒɜːk/

Translation of jerk in French:

n

  • 1 (jolt) (of vehicle) secousse (f); (of muscle, limb) tressaillement (m), (petit) mouvement (m) brusque with a jerk of his head d'un brusque mouvement de la tête

vt

  • tirer brusquement [object]

vi

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