Definitions of convulsive

  1. Convulsiveness.
  2. Convulsively.
  3. resembling a convulsion in being sudden and violent; " a convulsive rage"; " convulsive laughter"
  4. Producing, or attended with, convulsions or spasms; characterized by convulsions; convulsionary.
  5. Attended with convulsions: spasmodic.
  6. Producing or attended with convulsions.
  7. Producing, resulting from, or characterized by convulsions.
  8. Producing or attended with convulsions or spasms.
  9. That produces or is attended with convulsions; a strong unrelaxed grasping.