Definitions for convulsion

Definitions for (noun) convulsion

Main entry: convulsion

Definition: a physical disturbance such as an earthquake or upheaval

Main entry: upheaval, turmoil, convulsion

Definition: a violent disturbance

Usage: the convulsions of the stock market

Main entry: convulsion

Definition: violent uncontrollable contractions of muscles

Main entry: convulsion, paroxysm, fit

Definition: a sudden uncontrollable attack

Usage: a paroxysm of giggling; a fit of coughing; convulsions of laughter

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