About The Word Convulsive

Bay Area Crosswords

Learn about the word Convulsive to help solve your crossword puzzle. Discover Convulsive definitions and meaning, origins, synonyms, related terms and more at the free Crossword Dictionary.

Convulsive

Convulsive Meaning & Definition
Convulsive Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Convulsive?

[adj] affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; resembling a spasm; "convulsive motions"; "his body made a spasmodic jerk"; "spastic movements"
[adj] resembling a convulsion in being sudden and violent; "a convulsive rage"; "convulsive laughter"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Convulsive: spasmodic | spastic | unsteady | violent

Related Terms | Find terms related to Convulsive:

See Also |

Convulsive In Webster's Dictionary

\Con*vul"sive\, a. [Cf. F. convulsif.] Producing, or attended with, convulsions or spasms; characterized by convulsions; convulsionary. An irregular, convulsive movement may be necessary to throw off an irregular, convulsive disease. --Burke.

More Crossword Puzzle Words

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Cross Word Of The Day

  • Oleo ‐ a spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute…
  • Sheep pen ‐ a pen…
  • Mouse eared chickweed ‐ any of various plants related to the common…
  • Unburden ‐ take the burden off; remove the burden from; "unburden the donkey"…
  • Refinery ‐ an industrial plant for purifying a crude…
  • Osculator ‐ someone…
  • Skullduggery ‐ verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you in…
  • Gabled ‐ (of a roof) constructed with a single slope on each side of the…
  • Flow chart ‐ a diagram of the sequence of operations in a…
  • Genus littorina ‐ type genus of the family Littorinidae:…