Synonyms of twitch
1 jerkDictionary • His left eyelid twitched involuntarily.
blink • She was blinking her eyes rapidly.
jump • The phone shrilled, making her jump.
2 pull (at) • He twitched his curtains to check on callers.
jerkDictionary • He developed a nervous twitch.
jerk • He gave the dog's lead a jerk.
tic • She developed a tic in her left eye.
spasm • A lack of magnesium causes muscles to go into spasm.
twinge • the occasional twinge of indigestion
jump • When Spider tapped on a window, Miguel gave an involuntary jump.
flutter • She felt a flutter of trepidation in her stomach.
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blinkWhen you blink or when you blink your eyes, you shut your eyes and very quickly open them again.
• She was blinking her eyes rapidly.
• She felt a flutter of trepidation in her stomach.
• He gave the dog's lead a jerk.
Thesaurus for twitch from the Collins English Thesaurus
to move or cause to move in a jerky spasmodic way