jerk

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Definizione monolingua jerk


jerk


Verb

jerk (third-person singular simple present jerks, present participle jerking, simple past and past participle jerked)


  1. (intransitive) To make a sudden uncontrolled movement.
  2. (transitive) To give a quick, often unpleasant tug or shake.
  3. (US, slang, vulgar) To masturbate.
  4. (obsolete) To beat, to hit.
  5. (obsolete) To throw.
  6. To cut and dry meat.
  7. (usually transitive, weightlifting) To lift using a jerk.
Noun

jerk (plural jerks)


  1. A sudden, often uncontrolled movement, especially of the body.
    • 1856: Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary, Part III Chapter X, translated by Eleanor Marx-Aveling
      The black cloth bestrewn with white beads blew up from time to time, laying bare the coffin. The tired bearers walked more slowly, and it advanced with constant jerks, like a boat that pitches with every wave.
  2. A quick, often unpleasant tug or shake.
    When I yell ""OK,"" give the mooring line a good jerk!
  3. (US, slang, pejorative) A dull or stupid person.
  4. (US, slang, pejorative) A person with unlikable or obnoxious qualities and behavior, typically mean, self-centered, or disagreeable.
    I finally fired him, because he was being a real jerk to his customers, even to some of the staff.
    You really are a jerk sometimes.
  5. (physics, engineering) The rate of change in acceleration with respect to time.
  6. (obsolete) A soda jerk.
  7. (weightlifting) A lift in which the weight is taken with a quick motion from shoulder height to a position above the head with arms fully extended and held there for a brief time.


Definizione italiano>inglese jerk

idiota
  unlikable person
strappo
  quick, often unpleasant tug or shake
strattone
  quick, often unpleasant tug or shake
odioso
  unlikable person
offensivo
  unlikable person
scatto
  sudden, uncontrolled movement
scemo
  unlikable person
sgradevole
  unlikable person
sobbalzo
  sudden, uncontrolled movement
spasmo
  sudden, uncontrolled movement
stronzo
  unlikable person
tic
  sudden, uncontrolled movement
coglione
credulone
folata
gonzo
grullo
scossa
scossone
spinta
stratto
strattonare

Altri significati:


Traduzione 'veloce'


idiota |strappo |strattone |odioso |offensivo |scatto |scemo |sgradevole |sobbalzo |spasmo |stronzo |tic |coglione |credulone |folata |gonzo |grullo |scossa |scossone |spinta |stratto |strattonare |


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