jactitate

To toss and turn or to toss back and forth

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • jactitate — jac·ti·tate …   English syllables

  • jactitate — verb move or stir about violently The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed • Syn: ↑convulse, ↑thresh, ↑thresh about, ↑thrash, ↑thrash about, ↑slash, ↑toss …   Useful english dictionary

  • thrash about — verb move or stir about violently (Freq. 1) The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed • Syn: ↑convulse, ↑thresh, ↑thresh about, ↑thrash, ↑slash, ↑toss, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • thresh about — verb move or stir about violently The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed • Syn: ↑convulse, ↑thresh, ↑thrash, ↑thrash about, ↑slash, ↑toss, ↑jactitate …   Useful english dictionary

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  • bobble — Synonyms and related words: bad job, bevue, bitch, bitch up, bloomer, blooper, blow, blunder, bob, boggle, bollix, bonehead into it, bonehead play, boner, boo boo, boob stunt, boot, botch, bounce, bugger, bugger up, bump, bungle, careen, chatter …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • falter — Synonyms and related words: Bebung, abandon hope, back down, back out, balance, bashfulness, blench, blunder, bob, bobble, boggle, boggling, bounce, bump, careen, career, caution, cautiousness, chatter, chicken, chicken out, compunction, dally,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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