Synonyms for palpitate

Synonyms for (verb) palpitate

Synonyms: flutter, palpitate

Definition: beat rapidly

Usage: His heart palpitated

Similar words: pound, thump, beat

Definition: move rhythmically

Usage: Her heart was beating fast

Synonyms: quake, quiver, palpitate

Definition: shake with fast, tremulous movements

Usage: His nostrils palpitated

Similar words: tremble

Definition: move or jerk quickly and involuntarily up and down or sideways

Usage: His hands were trembling when he signed the document

Synonyms: palpitate

Definition: cause to throb or beat rapidly

Usage: Her violent feelings palpitated the young woman's heart

Similar words: shake, agitate

Definition: move or cause to move back and forth

Usage: The chemist shook the flask vigorously; My hands were shaking

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