View definitions for palpitating


adjective as in quaky

adjective as in quivery

adjective as in shivery

adjective as in tremulant

adjective as in tremulous

adjective as in tremulous

adjective as in twittery

adjective as in vibrant

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Example Sentences

The clear and radiant sky was drowned in a quivering radiance of gold, that was like a thing alive and sensitively palpitating.

Grander and grander the melody rose, voicing loves triumph with wondrous sweetness and palpitating rhythm.

His warm and palpitating generalisations, for all the flaws in their reasoning, bear the irrefutable mark of moral reality.

Above this, at a height of about ten feet, glittered a palpitating silver canopy, almost blinding in its sparkle and its sheen.

They feed only on living prey, which they chew slowly, beginning at the belly, and boring slowly into the palpitating cavity.


On this page you'll find 108 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to palpitating, such as: aquiver, quavering, quivering, quivery, shaky, and shivering.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.