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Meaning of JERKING

Pronunciation:  j'urking

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an abrupt spasmodic movement
  2. [adj]  not having a steady rhythm; "an arrhythmic heartbeat"

JERKING is a 7 letter word that starts with J.


 Synonyms: arrhythmic, irregular, jerk, jerky, jolt, unsteady
 See Also: motility, motion, move, movement



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Jerk"ing\, n.
The act of pulling, pushing, or throwing, with a jerk. --
{Jerk"ing*ly}, adv.

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