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Word: palpitate

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


More Vocab Words

::: multiplicity - state of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element
::: plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
::: pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
::: indigent - poor; destitute
::: defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence
::: semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
::: aptitude - fitness; talent
::: feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
::: retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
::: concomitant - that which accompanies; Ex. Deafnes is a frequent concommitant of old age; ADJ: existing or happening together with something else