Student Thesaurus

One entry found for jerky.
Entry Word: jerky
Function: adjective
Text: 1 marked by a series of sharp quick motions <made jerky progress walking with the new crutches>
Synonyms bumpy, rough
Related Words choppy, erratic, fitful, irregular, spasmodic, spastic, unsteady
Near Antonyms calm, placid, smooth, steady, still
2 showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment <he's acting jerky just to get people's attention> -- see FOOLISH 1