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Princeton's WordNet

  1. throb(noun)

    a deep pulsating type of pain

    pounding, throbbing

  2. throb, throbbing, pounding(verb)

    an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)

    "he felt a throbbing in his head"

    buffeting, hammering, pound, pounding, throbbing, hammer

  3. throb(verb)

    pulsate or pound with abnormal force

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

    shiver, pulse, thrill, shudder, pulsate

  4. pulsate, throb, pulse(verb)

    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, thrill(verb)

    tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. throb(v. n.)

    beat, palpitate, pulsate

  2. throb(n.)

    beat, beating, pulsation, palpitation, throbbing

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  • pulsieren, Pochen, klopfen, schlagenGerman
  • palpitarSpanish
  • jyskytys, tykyttää, jyskyttää, tykytys, sykintä, sykkiäFinnish
  • pulsation, vibrer, battement, battre, palpiter, résonnerFrench
  • plosgadh, plosgScottish Gaelic
  • pulsazione, battere, battito, palpito, picchiare, pulsareItalian
  • どきどきJapanese
  • whētukiMāori
  • kloppen, vibreren, trillen, geklopDutch
  • pulsaRomanian
  • пульсация, биение, стучаться, биться, пульсироватьRussian
  • bulta, dunkaSwedish

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