|1.||[ verb ] shake with fast, tremulous movements|
"His nostrils palpitated"
|Related terms:||tremble shaking|
|2.||[ verb ] move back and forth very rapidly, as of a candle|
|Synonyms:||flicker flutter flitter waver|
|Related terms:||move_back_and_forth waver|
|3.||[ noun ] an almost pleasurable sensation of fright|
|Synonyms:||thrill chill shudder shiver tingle frisson|
"a frisson of surprise shot through him"
|Related terms:||fear shudder tingle|
|4.||[ noun ] a shaky motion|
|Synonyms:||trembling shakiness tremor quivering vibration palpitation shaking|
"the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"
|Related terms:||motion tremolo tremor tremble tremble|
|5.||[ noun ] case for holding arrows|
|6.||[ verb ] move with or as if with a regular alternating motion|
"the city pulsated with music and excitement"
|Related terms:||move pulsate|
|7.||[ noun ] the act of vibrating|
|Related terms:||motion tremor|