Definition of spasmodically in English:

spasmodically

adverb

  • See spasmodic

    • ‘I was speechless, my mouth opening and closing spasmodically.’
    • ‘The rumbles of thunder continued spasmodically above our heads, and the streets occasionally lit up in a flash of lightening.’
    • ‘My hair bristled and I felt all my muscles twitch spasmodically.’
    • ‘He coughed spasmodically before gasping out his next words.’
    • ‘Its little brown form quivered spasmodically as it sneezed.’

Pronunciation

spasmodically

/spazˈmɒdɪk(ə)li/