Definition of “twitch” - English Dictionary

“twitch” in British English

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uk /twɪtʃ/ us /twɪtʃ/

twitchnoun [ C ]

uk /twɪtʃ/ us /twɪtʃ/

(Definition of “twitch” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“twitch” in American English

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twitchverb [ I/T ]

us /twɪtʃ/

to make a short and sudden movement, or to cause part of your body to move suddenly:

[ I ] She saw his mouth twitch into a little smile that disappeared almost at once.
noun [ C ] us /twɪtʃ/

She signalled with a twitch of her finger.

(Definition of “twitch” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)