Synonyms for heartbeat

Synonyms for (noun) heartbeat

Synonyms: heartbeat

Definition: an animating or vital unifying force

Usage: New York is the commercial heartbeat of America

Similar words: force

Definition: a powerful effect or influence

Usage: the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them

Synonyms: beat, pulsation, pulse, heartbeat

Definition: the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart

Usage: he could feel the beat of her heart

Similar words: periodic event, recurrent event

Definition: an event that recurs at intervals

Synonyms: New York minute, split second, blink of an eye, wink, heartbeat, instant, trice, twinkling, flash, jiffy

Definition: a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)

Usage: if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash

Similar words: second, bit, minute, mo, moment

Definition: an indefinitely short time

Usage: wait just a moment; in a mo; it only takes a minute; in just a bit

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