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Detailed Translations for convulsion from English to German


convulsion [the ~] noun

  1. the convulsion (convulsive movement; spasm; labour pain; fit)
    die Zuckung; Gliederzucken; die Zusammenziehung
  2. the convulsion (nervous spasms; nervous twitches; tics)

Translation Matrix for convulsion:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Gliederzucken convulsion; convulsive movement; fit; labour pain; spasm
Nervenzucken convulsion; nervous spasms; nervous twitches; tics nervous spasm; nervous tremor; quirk; tic; twitch
Zuckung convulsion; convulsive movement; fit; labour pain; spasm
Zusammenziehung convulsion; convulsive movement; fit; labour pain; spasm contraction; labour pain; woe
- fit; paroxysm; turmoil; upheaval
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- cramp; spasm

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Synonyms for "convulsion":

Related Definitions for "convulsion":

  1. a physical disturbance such as an earthquake or upheaval1
  2. a violent disturbance1
    • the convulsions of the stock market1
  3. violent uncontrollable contractions of muscles1
  4. a sudden uncontrollable attack1
    • convulsions of laughter1

Wiktionary Translations for convulsion:

  1. intense muscular contraction
  1. Medizin: (Schüttel-)Krampf

convulsion form of convulse:

to convulse verb (convulses, convulsed, convulsing)

  1. to convulse (twitch)
    zucken; in Krämpfen liegen

Conjugations for convulse:

  1. convulse
  2. convulse
  3. convulses
  4. convulse
  5. convulse
  6. convulse
simple past
  1. convulsed
  2. convulsed
  3. convulsed
  4. convulsed
  5. convulsed
  6. convulsed
present perfect
  1. have convulsed
  2. have convulsed
  3. has convulsed
  4. have convulsed
  5. have convulsed
  6. have convulsed
past continuous
  1. was convulsing
  2. were convulsing
  3. was convulsing
  4. were convulsing
  5. were convulsing
  6. were convulsing
  1. shall convulse
  2. will convulse
  3. will convulse
  4. shall convulse
  5. will convulse
  6. will convulse
continuous present
  1. am convulsing
  2. are convulsing
  3. is convulsing
  4. are convulsing
  5. are convulsing
  6. are convulsing
  1. be convulsed
  2. be convulsed
  3. be convulsed
  4. be convulsed
  5. be convulsed
  6. be convulsed
  1. convulse!
  2. let's convulse!
  3. convulsed
  4. convulsing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for convulse:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
in Krämpfen liegen convulse; twitch
zucken convulse; twitch quake; quaver; quiver; shake; shiver; shudder; tremble; vibrate
- jactitate; slash; thrash; thrash about; thresh; thresh about; toss

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Synonyms for "convulse":

Related Definitions for "convulse":

  1. be overcome with laughter1
  2. make someone convulse with laughter1
    • The comedian convulsed the crowd1
  3. contract involuntarily, as in a spasm1
    • The muscles in her face convulsed1
  4. cause to contract1
    • The spasm convulses her facial muscles1
  5. shake uncontrollably1
    • earthquakes convulsed the countryside1
  6. move or stir about violently1

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