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Word: palpitate

Definition: throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.


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::: raconteur - story-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
::: sheaf - bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
::: diverse - differing in some characteristics (from each other); various; N. diversity: variety; dissimilitude; lack of resemblance
::: brochure - pamphlet
::: incrustation - hard coating or crust; V. incrust: encrust; cover with a crust
::: adroit - skillful (in using mind or hand)
::: wizardry - sorcery; magic
::: extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
::: forthright - straightforward; direct; frank
::: grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas