Sentence Examples


  • She lay on the bed as she had for several days already, sick of the jerky-like food Evelyn brought her.
  • With jerky movements, she finished dressing and replaced her weapons.
  • In this edition the fragmentary and jerky arrangement, the intricate style, and a peculiar and often purely conventional terminology seriously checked the diffusion of the work, which accordingly was little studied in Italy and remained almost unknown to the rest of Europe.
  • Behind him stalked with regular, jerky steps, the famous machine-man called Tik-tok, who had been wound up by Dorothy for the occasion.
  • The regimental commander walked with his jerky steps to the front of the regiment and examined it from a distance.

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