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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - With irregular motions; With spasms.

Usage examples (36)
  • She rose stiffly, jerkily from the window seat
  • Or rather, I think of him like that kind of jerkily sexist 22-year-old of whom one thinks,
  • Nelatha nodded again, jerkily, and bowed her head.
  • She gestured jerkily with her hands while she spoke. for more
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