Spastic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈspæstɪk|  American pronunciation of the word spastic
Brit.  |ˈspastɪk|  British pronunciation of the word spastic

noun

- a person suffering from spastic paralysis

adjective

- suffering from spastic paralysis
- affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; resembling a spasm(syn: convulsive, spasmodic)

Examples

...even after the formal surrender, spastic violence erupted in scattered quarters of the city...

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