knee-jerks[ nee-jurk ]SEE DEFINITION OF knee-jerks
Synonyms for knee-jerks
- back talk
- snappy comeback
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR KNEE-JERKS
Diminution of the knee-jerks was noticed, with what seemed to be an extensor response.
The superficial reflexes disappear early on both sides; the abdominal reflexes being lost sooner than the knee-jerks.
The knee-jerks and plantar reflexes are exaggerated, and there is marked ankle clonus.
Knee-jerks and muscle-jerks increased, especially on left; ankle-clonus; very slight loss of touch-acuity in lower half of body.