Definition of "jerkiness" []

  • Characterized by jerks; spasmodic (adjective)
  • The state of being jerky (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "jerkiness" in a sentence
  • "This knee-jerkiness is going to be a growing problem, I think, as more and more news readers start using RSS-reader/blog instant messaging."
  • "And it's not straight forward jerkiness either, it's this quiet, passive aggressive kind of jerkiness that really gets to me because I start out by feeling like it's just me and they aren't really doing anything but then I realize that he really is being a jerk but I can't do anything about it because hes the freaken teacher!"
  • "Problem only presents itself on battery power (although I have noticed some of the video screen refresh "jerkiness" while on AC power as well)."