convulsekun-VULSSverb:: to shake violently; especially : to shake with usually uncontrolled jerky movements

"He gazed at me with bleared, drunken eyes for a moment, and then I saw a horror spring up in them, and convulse his whole features, which showed me that he knew me." (Arthur Conan Doyle, A Study in Scarlet)

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First Published: May 27, 2006 12:24 IST