convulse


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Synonyms for convulse

Synonyms for convulse

to cause to move to and fro violently

Synonyms for convulse

make someone convulse with laughter

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be overcome with laughter

move or stir about violently

shake uncontrollably

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contract involuntarily, as in a spasm

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The Heartaches bleed today and inflict lovingly harm now to all that bask in the glory of the life affirming potential of reckless art--art that is fueled by cheap, dirty gas, which produces a wake of nasty, black smoke and makes your engine convulse.
People in 1793 Philadelphia began to vomit a material like coffee grounds, turn yellow, develop a high fever, convulse, and die in growing numbers.
Animals that did not convulse during the period of observation were considered not having convulsed.
The words on the box say, "Watch Marv convulse as the switch is thrown, then hear him say, `That the best you can do?
Another said she's never seen anything funny in jokes that seemed to convulse everyone else.
and inconsiderate of weakness: fears that convulse the summer night with shame and set earth, sea and stars in tumult.