Part of speech:
Characterized by jerks or jerking:
Having, producing, or marked by convulsions
(Pathology) Of or relating to spastic paralysis.
Happening from time to time; not constant or regular; occasional
Having no fixed or regular course; wandering:
Occurring in or characterized by intermittent bursts, as of activity; irregular:
(Specifically, geology, of a body of water) Existing only for certain seasons; that is, being dry for part of the year.
The definition of sudden is not expected, or happening without warning.
(Biol.) Remaining dormant for a period of time, as certain spores or eggs
Find another word for spasmodic. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for spasmodic, like: jerky, convulsive, spastic, uncertain, sporadic, periodic, shaky, irregular, erratic, excitable and fitful.