Synonyms of spasm in English:

spasm


See definition of spasm

noun

1‘Lee felt a muscle spasm in her back’

SYNONYMS

convulsion, contraction, throes, cramp

twitch, jerk, tic, start, shudder, shiver, tremor, tremble

2‘a spasm of coughing’

SYNONYMS

fit, paroxysm, attack, burst, bout, seizure, outburst, outbreak, explosion, access

informal splurt

rare ebullition, boutade