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spastic

mod. overly responsive; out of control. She can get so spastic when I come in late.
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With this departure from past installations, Leavitt has warped the familiarity of his austere domestic arrangements with an inscrutable alien presence that buzzes and revs spastically, as though about to zap the scene into another dimension, teleporting it back to the decade from whence it came.
The music is intricate and ornate, with Bhadriraju and Thompson creating dense waves of guitar fury that are as finely detailed as they are spastically wild without relying on tried-and-true tricks of the death genre (sorry kids, no prominent pig squeals here).
What we meant to convey in that sentence was that it's dangerous if trustees very intermittently and almost spastically assert themselves upstream in the decision-making process, or get into it and then get out of it.
Though he considers himself a member of the controversial faster-zombies-are-scarier camp, he adopted a relatively slow pace as he spastically menaced his way toward the camera.
Ruth's partially paralyzed and spastically emotive right arm is depicted as though it were a character in its own right--and Lowry does this without exploiting her condition, ennobling this shy, physically challenged woman without sentimentality.
The darkly-tanned Frenchman gestures spastically and I see the sudden scar of ugly red clay showing squat huts constructed of tin and refuse--Wum.