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Synonyms for palpitate
ˈpæl pɪˌteɪtpal·pi·tate

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. palpitate

    throb, flutter, beat, pulsate, pant

    pause, stop, cease

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  1. palpitateverb

    cause to throb or beat rapidly

    "Her violent feelings palpitated the young woman's heart"

    quake, quiver, flutter

  2. quiver, quake, palpitateverb

    shake with fast, tremulous movements

    "His nostrils palpitated"

    pulsate, flicker, tremor, beat, waver, flutter, quiver, flitter, quake

  3. palpitate, flutterverb

    beat rapidly

    "His heart palpitated"

    flit, waver, flicker, dart, fleet, flutter, quiver, flitter, bat, quake

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  1. palpitateverb

    pulsate, throb, flutter, go pit-a-pat

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  • خفقانArabic
  • palpitarSpanish
  • tykyttää, [[aiheuttaa]] [[tykytystä]], hytistä, hakata, täristä, väristä, jyskyttääFinnish
  • palpiterFrench
  • kapakapatū, huahuaki, hotohotoMāori

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