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Spanish translation of “jerk”

jerk

noun /dʒəːk/
a short, sudden movement
sacudida
We felt a jerk as the train started.
jerky adjective (comparative jerkier, superlative jerkiest) jerking; full of jerks
espasmódico
a jerky movement a jerky way of speaking.
jerkily adverb
bruscamente
The train moved jerkily along the track.
jerkiness noun
brusquedad, movimiento espasmódico
(Definition of jerk from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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