What does jerking mean?

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jerk·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jerk, jerking, jolt, saccadeadjective

    an abrupt spasmodic movement

  2. arrhythmic, jerking, jerkyadjective

    lacking a steady rhythm

    "an arrhythmic heartbeat"

Wiktionary

  1. jerkingnoun

    A motion that jerks; a jerk.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jerking

    of Jerk

  2. Jerkingnoun

    the act of pulling, pushing, or throwing, with a jerk

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. jerking

    A quick break in a heavy roll of the sea.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jerking in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jerking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of jerking in a Sentence

  1. Joe Manchin:

    She started choking. People cough, you think, well. And then started getting real red.' I can't breathe, I can't breathe,' i was big enough and tall enough to get some leverage on her and pick her up off her feet. I kept jerking and jerking and jerking until she said,' You're hurting me now.'.

  2. Giovanni Morassutti:

    Average acting is like jerking without an orgasm.

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