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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. convulse: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. convulse: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. convulse: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. convulse: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. convulse: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. convulse: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. convulse: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. convulse: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. convulse: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. convulse: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. convulse: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. convulse: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. convulse: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. convulse: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. convulse: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Convulse (band), Convulse: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Convulse: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. convulse: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. convulse: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Convulse: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. convulse: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. convulse: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. convulse: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. convulse: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. convulse: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. convulse: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. convulse: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. convulse: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. convulse: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. convulse: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (convulse)

verb:  be overcome with laughter
verb:  make someone convulse with laughter ("The comedian convulsed the crowd")
verb:  contract involuntarily, as in a spasm ("The muscles in her face convulsed")
verb:  cause to contract ("The spasm convulses her facial muscles")
verb:  shake uncotrollably ("Earthquakes convulsed the countryside")
verb:  move or stir about violently

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Words similar to convulse:   convulsed, convulsing, slash, thrash, thresh, toss, thrash about, thresh about, more...

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