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Definition 1: a person suffering from spastic paralysis - [noun denoting person]

(spastic is a kind of ...) a person suffering from paralysis

Definition 2: relating to or characterized by spasm - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where spastic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a spastic colon
  • spastic paralysis is a spastic form of cerebral palsy

Definition 3: suffering from spastic paralysis - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where spastic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a spastic child

(spastic is similar to ...) affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function

"ill from the monotony of his suffering"

Definition 4: affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; resembling a spasm - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where spastic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • convulsive motions
  • his body made a spasmodic jerk
  • spastic movements

Synonyms for spastic in the sense of this definition

(spastic is similar to ...) subject to change or variation

"her unsteady walk" "his hand was unsteady as he poured the wine" "an unsteady voice"

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