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  • as indisease
  • as inmirth

synonyms for convulsions

  • Cancer
  • bug
  • condition
  • contamination
  • defect
  • disorder
  • epidemic
  • fever
  • flu
  • illness
  • infection
  • inflammation
  • malady
  • plague
  • sickness
  • stroke
  • syndrome
  • virus
  • ache
  • affection
  • attack
  • blight
  • breakdown
  • canker
  • collapse
  • complaint
  • contagion
  • debility
  • decrepitude
  • distemper
  • endemic
  • feebleness
  • fit
  • hemorrhage
  • indisposition
  • infirmity
  • misery
  • seizure
  • spell
  • temperature
  • unhealthiness
  • unsoundness
  • upset
  • visitation
  • ill health
  • pathosis
  • sickliness
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antonyms for convulsions

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  • advantage
  • good health
  • health
  • ability
  • blessing
  • boon
  • happiness
  • soundness
  • strength
  • depression
  • gloom
  • melancholy
  • misery
  • pain
  • sadness
  • seriousness
  • sorrow
  • unhappiness
  • woe
  • work
  • blues
  • distress
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How to use convulsions in a sentence

No one would listen to him but old Monsieur Farival, who went into convulsions over the droll story.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He came close to having convulsions when a squad car passed on the next street west, its siren wailing.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
A feeling of tranquil joy always comes over me during such great convulsions of Nature.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
It is otherwise with the people who dwell upon the land over which these atmospheric convulsions sweep.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
“You are very complimentary,” said Katie, with a glance at her cousin, which threw that young lady into silent convulsions.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Injuries to the head in childhood are nearly of as great importance as the actual occurrence of convulsions.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
When she coughed, I got the disease immediately, and was soon taken with convulsions and died instead of Camille.
MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
The richer humor of Jessie's retort had thrown him into convulsions of laughter.
DEVIL'S FORDBRET HARTE
It was also at this time that he wrote to Moore, "All convulsions with me end in rhyme."
MY RECOLLECTIONS OF LORD BYRONTERESA GUICCIOLI
These convulsions of children, though alarming, are not often dangerous.
AN EPITOME OF HOMEOPATHIC HEALING ARTB. L. HILL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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