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synonyms for muscle spasm

  • cramp
  • crick
  • knot
  • pain
  • pang
  • pinch
  • stab
  • stitch
  • tweak
  • twinge
  • charley horse

antonyms for muscle spasm

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  • easiness
  • line
  • normalcy
  • simplicity
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How to use muscle spasm in a sentence

The strength of the lion is tremendous, owing to the immense mass of muscle around its jaws, shoulders, and forearms.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The man was accustomed to the French of Englishmen, and withdrew without moving a muscle of his face.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
He was a man of gigantic muscle, and seizing the arm of Louis, called aloud to bar the egress.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
In this country an unexplained marked eosinophilia warrants examination of a portion of muscle for Trichina spiralis (p. 255).
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The second pair show that the transverse processes, from the first to the third, are those into which the muscle is inserted.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Here the Dimbula shot down a hollow, lying almost on her side—righting at the bottom with a wrench and a spasm.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
In spite of this he never moved a muscle, and lay, as if insensible to feeling, upon the ground.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
But there were two fallen men, and Piegan Smith with a hole through the big muscle of his right arm, to show that we had fought.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Furnished all the brain power anyway, and skilled labor outranks muscle at any time.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
The eye of Sin Sin Wa turned momentarily in her direction, but otherwise he did not stir a muscle.
DOPESAX ROHMER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO MUSCLE SPASM

  • charley horse
  • cramp
  • crick
  • knot
  • muscle spasm
  • pain
  • pang
  • pinch
  • stab
  • stitch
  • tweak
  • twinge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.