move involuntarily

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Verb1.move involuntarily - move in an uncontrolled manner
twitch, jerk - make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion; "his face is twitching"
didder, shake - move with or as if with a tremor; "his hands shook"
shudder, shiver - shake, as from cold; "The children are shivering--turn on the heat!"
move - move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
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Little Lucas also has Nystagmus, where the eyes move involuntarily from left to right and can often have a cyst on his right eye, which Ashleigh says can be uncomfortable.
There are some big riffs here, but don't think of stadiums -theirs is a style of music that makes you move involuntarily in the strangest of ways.