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  1. throbnoun

    a deep pulsating type of pain

    pounding, throbbing

  2. throb, throbbing, poundingverb

    an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)

    "he felt a throbbing in his head"

    buffeting, hammering, pound, pounding, throbbing, hammer

  3. throbverb

    pulsate or pound with abnormal force

    "my head is throbbing"; "Her heart was throbbing"

    shiver, pulse, thrill, shudder, pulsate

  4. pulsate, throb, pulseverb

    expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically

    "The baby's heart was pulsating again after the surgeon massaged it"

    pulsate, shudder, pulse, shiver, quiver, thrill, beat

  5. shudder, shiver, throb, thrillverb

    tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement

    pulsate, shudder, pulse, tickle pink, beatify, shiver, exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, vibrate, tickle, exalt

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. throbverb

    beat, palpitate, pulsate

  2. throbnoun

    beat, beating, pulsation, palpitation, throbbing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. throbnoun

    beating, pulsation, palpitation

  2. throbverb

    palpitate, pulsate, beat

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  • schlagen, pulsieren, klopfen, PochenGerman
  • palpitarSpanish
  • tykyttää, sykkiä, sykintä, tykytys, jyskyttää, jyskytysFinnish
  • pulsation, résonner, palpiter, battre, battement, vibrerFrench
  • plosg, plosgadhScottish Gaelic
  • battere, battito, pulsare, palpito, pulsazione, picchiareItalian
  • どきどきJapanese
  • whētukiMāori
  • kloppen, trillen, vibreren, geklopDutch
  • pulsaRomanian
  • биение, биться, стучаться, пульсация, пульсироватьRussian
  • bulta, dunkaSwedish

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