jerk

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Synonyms for jerk

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to move or cause to move with a sudden abrupt motion

to proceed with sudden, abrupt movements

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a sudden motion, such as a pull

an unpleasant, tiresome person

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a dull stupid fatuous person

an abrupt spasmodic movement

(mechanics) the rate of change of acceleration

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meat (especially beef) cut in strips and dried in the sun

raising a weight from shoulder height to above the head by straightening the arms

a sudden abrupt pull

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pull, or move with a sudden movement

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move with abrupt, seemingly uncontrolled motions

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make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion

jump vertically, with legs stiff and back arched

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throw or toss with a quick motion

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"Due to my surprise at being jerked off the ground, I forgot to let go of the rope and proceeded at a rapid rate up the side of the building.
My left hand was jerked off the yoke, the nose pitched up and the stall horn blared.
They fell backward and yelped a little, and then seemed dazedly determined not to get jerked off their feet again.
"This is one of many workers' safety rules that have been in the hopper that have been jerked off the list since this administration has taken over.
If you ever get on a decent horse, usually you get jerked off for someone with a big name."