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  Definition of throb
  1. an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart); "he felt a throbbing in his head"
  2. a deep pulsating type of pain
  3. expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically; "The baby''s heart was pulsating again after the surgeon massaged it"
  4. tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement
  5. pulsate or pound with abnormal force; "my head is throbbing"; "Her heart was throbbing"
Similar Words: throbbing, pounding, pulsate, pulse, shudder, shiver, thrill

 

Hyponyms: twang

 

Grouped Verbs: pulsate, beat, quiver

 

Derivational Morphology: beat, pound, thump, pulsate, pulse, pulse rate, heart rate, pulsation, heartbeat, throbbing, pounding, frisson, shiver, chill, quiver, shudder, thrill, tingle, tremor

 

Anagrams: broth

 

 
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