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English definition of “throb”


verb [I]     /θrɒb/ US  /θrɑːb/ (-bb-)
to produce a strong , regular beat : Both records have a good throbbing bass which is great to dance to.Shaking, swinging and vibrating If a part of your body throbs, you feel pain in it in a series of regular beats : His head throbbed, and his body ached . The throbbing pain in his leg was becoming unbearable .Pain and painful throb     noun [S] the throb of the engine → See also heartthrobPain and painfulShaking, swinging and vibrating
(Definition of throb verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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