Definição de 'tic'
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It has been said that the wink was a nervous tic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They were really only a series of facial tics and funny voices. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She also suffers from motor and vocal tics including swearing. The Sun (2012)It was like a nervous tic. The Sun (2009)Not least my sporadic facial tic. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The next time we saw her, her slight facial tic had entirely disappeared. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is the book's main stylistic tic. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)Muscle spasms or nervous tics? Coping with Stress at Work (1988)He had no nervous tics. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What are today's stylistic tics? Times, Sunday Times (2013)The dialogue is vigorous and inventive, with a bold sprinkling of verbal tics and oddities that only makes it more convincing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)None of us can help the way we look and it is regrettable that facial tics and lopsided lips affect the way we see our political leaders. The Sun (2014)It's a little unsettling at first, like a nervous tic. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Test cricket may be all Prior has left, and he played like a man with a nervous tic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He defends himself against accusations of cruelty to Royal, with her verbal tics and her sense of perpetual victimhood. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The clubs around us are the ones looking over their shoulders, the ones with niggling doubts, nursing a nervous tic. The Sun (2010)But we decided against using those, as the end results made me look as though I had some sort of facial tic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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