Translation of "spasm" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

spasm

noun [ C or U ] uk us /ˈspæz.əm/

when a muscle suddenly and uncontrollably becomes tighter

抽搐,痙攣
a muscle/muscular spasm 肌肉抽搐
mainly UK My leg suddenly went into spasm. 我的腿突然抽筋了。
spasm of sth

a short period of something, especially something uncontrollable

(尤指難以控制的)一陣…
a spasm of guilt/coughing/laughing 一陣內疚/咳嗽/大笑

(Translation of “spasm” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)