• ぎくしゃくした物腰
    • jerky [awkward] movements
    • 彼はぎくしゃくした物言いをする
    • He's got a choppy way of speaking.
    • 二人の関係はこのところぎくしゃくしてきたらしい
    • Relations between the two of them seem to have become strained.