Translation of twitch in Spanish:

twitch

moverse, v.

Pronunciation /twɪtʃ//twɪtʃ/

intransitive verb

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    (tail/nose) moverse
    his eyelid was twitching le temblaba el párpado
    • Lying in the shade of a sycamore tree, the girl twitched in her sleep.
    • His ears twitched nervously as he noticed the growing changes in her demeanor.
    • Lionel's face twitched involuntarily into a little frown.
    • My eyes still twitched a bit but my breathing calmed as I stared into those smiling blue pools.
    • Dale's eyebrow twitched in slight annoyance, as he walked past the girl coolly.
    • Suki's tail twitched nervously, her ears bent flat against her head.
    • I saw soldiers' heads turn and nostrils twitch distractedly.
    • Casey felt her heart shudder and her lips twitch upwards into a smile.
    • My hands were twitching madly, and I closed my eyes.
    • My jaw twitched, and I closed my eyes to control my composure.
    • All he noticed was Paul's eyebrow twitching upward at the reaction.
    • He shook his head and his lips began twitching in amusement.
    • Jason looked at me, a smile twitching at the corner of his mouth.
    • Winthrop gives me an apologetic look, though a corner of his mouth is slightly twitching in amusement.
    • Sometimes an arm or a leg twitched uncontrollably.
    • I swallowed, feeling my fingers twitch involuntarily in the cold.
    • He sat down in his chair and visibly twitched in annoyance as it squeaked noisily.
    • His brows were furrowed and his lower eyelid twitched in anger.
    • Her hand twitched again, and this time he knew it was real.
    • Desiree sighed, her nostrils twitching like they always did when she was in deep thought.

transitive verb

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    (ears/tail) mover
    he twitched the reins sacudió las riendas
    • she twitched back the curtain abrió la cortina de un jalón

noun

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    (tic)
    tic masculine
    he has a nervous twitch tiene un tic nervioso
    • I've got a twitch in my eyelid me tiembla el párpado
    • The old boy is in a pretty bad way and he's developed a nervous twitch now.
    • He smirked inwardly, the slightest twitch at the corner of his mouth the only outward sign of his amusement.
    • My attention was focused on his body, waiting for the first twitch of movement.
    • Pursing her lips, Lyenda felt a slight twitch underneath her ribs.
    • Seeing the slight twitch on the corner of Paul's mouth, Gabby saw that he took the comment in good humor.
    • A slight raise of the eyebrow, the merest twitch of the lip can say so much.
    • There ' s a twitch at the corner of his mouth, as he reaches out his hand.
    • Only I could see the little facial twitch that indicates when she knows she has been insulted.
    • With that and a holier-than-thou twitch of one eyebrow, I was out the door.
    • There was a slight twitch above his temple, indicating that she had hit a nerve.
    • Each one stood in a perfect square, without so much as a twitch of movement.
    • Who could watch without at least a slight twitch or squirm?
    • Hearing voices, seeing things, facial twitches, and perfectionism are occurrences we may have repeatedly in our lives.
    • Other than a slight twitch of her head, she made no motion to stop him.
    • This is where such characteristics as a facial twitch or a well-placed mole come in handy.
    • I sort of half smiled, which makes me look like I have a facial twitch.
    • If hyponatremia develops rapidly, muscular twitches, irritability and convulsions can occur.
    • Then again just thinking about it made his mouth twitch and he started to chuckle.
    • Buffy shook her head with a little twitch of her lips.
    • Tirian noted a slight twitch in the old man's eye as their gazes met.
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    (pull)
    tirón masculine
    jalón masculine Southern Cone Latin America
    to give sth a twitch darle un jalón a algo Southern Cone Latin America
    • With a twitch of his hand, he cast them onto the table.
    • With a twitch of her reins, her horse breaks right, and the therm moan their disappointment.
    • She made a little twitch of a finger, and Jeff finally locked the tracer.
    • Antzane gave a deep nod and a twitch of her skirt.
    • It's like sitting on a river bank with a fishing rod, anticipating the slightest twitch from beneath the water.