Synonyms of twitch in English:

twitch

verb

  • 1 his body twitched and then lay still
    jerk, move spasmodically/convulsively, spasm, convulse, flutter, quiver, tremble, shiver, quaver, shudder
  • 2 he twitched the note out of Ellie's hand
    snatch, pluck, pull, tug, tweak
    informal yank

noun

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  • 2 he gave a twitch at his moustache
    pull, tug, tweak
    informal yank

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