Meaning of PULSATE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈpəl-ˌsāt also ]

ˌpəl-ˈ intransitive verb

( pul·sat·ed ; pul·sat·ing )

Etymology: Latin pulsatus, past participle of pulsare, frequentative of pellere

Date: 1744

1. : to throb or move rhythmically : vibrate

2. : to exhibit a pulse or pulsation : beat

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