HyperDic: pulsate

English > 3 senses of the word pulsate:
VERBmotionpulsate, throb, pulseexpand and contract rhythmically
motionpulsate, beat, quivermove with or as if with a regular alternating motion
creationpulsate, pulseproduce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses
English > pulsate: 3 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningExpand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe crowds pulsate in the streets; The streets pulsate with crowds
Synonymsthrob, pulse
Caused bypulseDrive by or as if by pulsation
Broaderbeat, pound, thumpMove rhythmically
Similar topulsate, beat, quiverMove with or as if with a regular alternating motion
Spanishlatir, palpitar, pulsar
Catalanpalpitar, polsar
Nounspulse, pulsationthe rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart
pulsethe rate at which the heart beats
English > pulsate: 3 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningMove with or as if with a regular alternating motion.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"the city pulsated with music and excitement"
Synonymsbeat, quiver
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Similar topulsate, throb, pulseExpand and contract rhythmically
English > pulsate: 3 senses > verb 3, creation
Meaningproduce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonympulse
Broaderproduce, make, createcreate or manufacture a man-made product
Nounspulsation, pulse(electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients)

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