Translation of "twitch" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /twɪtʃ/ us /twɪtʃ/

If a part of your body twitches, it suddenly makes a slight movement.

ぴくぴく動く, 引きつる
His face twitched nervously.
noun uk /twɪtʃ/ us /twɪtʃ/

a sudden small, usually unintentional, movement of a part of the body

ぴくぴく動くこと, 小さなけいれん
I’ve got a twitch at the corner of my eye.

(Translation of “twitch” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)