French translation of 'twitch'
(nervous) tic m
She has a twitch in her right eye. Elle a un tic à l’œil droit.
[body, lips, cheek, hands] se contracter (nerveusement)
[eye, eyebrow] trembler (nerveusement)
2. [curtains] bouger
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Example Sentences Including 'twitch'
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They are watching each other right now, trigger fingers twitching, waiting to see who moves first.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
His left leg was constantly twitching.BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)
But a tendency to choke is no more a character failing than a nervous twitch or a persistent stammer.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I cheat by twitching my right leg.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It's like getting rid of a nervous twitch.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
My legs are twitching involuntarily and I can barely push myself up to standing position.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
She gets close but the intensity gets too much and her legs begin to twitch.The Sun (2009)
There will also be exciting internet coverage of the top games which can be followed move by move at: twitch.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Why does my eyelid twitch?The Sun (2009)
He can twitch his cheek when he wants to.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
I love the guaranteed rush on days when you're so exhausted your eyelids are twitching.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Suppose I were restored to the twitching body of my final illness?Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Staff only realised she was still alive when they saw her body bag twitching.The Sun (2014)
Symptoms range from acute headaches to skin burning, muscle twitching and chronic pain.The Sun (2013)
The steps were soaked in blood, and one of the men was still twitching.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
When muscles move and twitch, they give off electrical signals that can be read by electrodes.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Certainly one's eyes and retina twitch constantly.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The chamber was rapt, eyes agog, lips twitching upward.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
With a twitch of my finger I could cut her off.Christianity Today (2000)
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'twitch' in Other Languages
British English: twitch VERB
If something, especially a part of your body, twitches or if you twitch it, it makes a little jumping movement.
A nerve was twitching the muscles of his jaw.
Translation of twitch from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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