convulse convulse


  1. (v) make someone convulse with laughter
  2. (v) be overcome with laughter
  3. (v) move or stir about violently
  4. (v) shake uncontrollably
  5. (v) cause to contract
  6. (v) contract involuntarily, as in a spasm

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  1. And historically, earthquakes in the Midwest convulse much greater territory than their equivalents in California.
  2. Given the steady number of deaths that continue to convulse the region, the government's campaign to win hearts and minds hasn't paid off yet.
  3. Strikes and riots regularly convulse France.


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