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twitchverb [I/T]

 us   /twɪtʃ/
to make a ​short and ​suddenmovement, or to ​causepart of ​yourbody to move ​suddenly: [I] She ​saw his ​mouth twitch into a little ​smile that ​disappearedalmost at ​once.
twitch
noun [C]  us   /twɪtʃ/
She ​signalled with a twitch of her ​finger.
(Definition of twitch from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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twitchverb

uk   /twɪtʃ/  us   /twɪtʃ/

twitchnoun [C]

uk   /twɪtʃ/  us   /twɪtʃ/
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