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jerk

How to sign: pull, or move with a sudden movement
"He turned the handle and jerked the door open";

jerk in ASL Watch how to sign jerk in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: yank

Categories: draw, force, pull

jerk

How to sign: an abrupt spasmodic movement

jolt in ASL Watch how to sign jolt in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: jerking, jolt

Categories: motility, motion, move, movement

jerk

How to sign: make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion
"his face is twitching";

twitch in ASL Watch how to sign twitch in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: twitch

Categories: move involuntarily, move reflexively

Within this category: fibrillate

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