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


Jim looked, with Joan peering over his shoulder, and his pulses tingled.

Then spring came and stirred its pulses even below the snow-shroud.

He would linger after his pulses were felt, and we knew he was not satisfied.

Rohan checked a moment, his breath arrested, his pulses quickened.

I was very wide-awake, my pulses throbbing, my imagination all on fire.

And now, for the first time that night, his pulses really quickened.

And so he waited, his pulses throbbing, his breath coming short and fast.

There was a tenderness in his voice that set her pulses stirring wildly.

At that Caron felt his pulses quickening with anxiety for Mademoiselle.

His old dormant, formless lust for power stirred again in his pulses.