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Definitions and Synonyms of palpitation | Another word for palpitation | What is palpitation?

Definition 1: a rapid and irregular heart beat - [noun denoting state]

(palpitation is a kind of ...) (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

Definition 2: a shaky motion - [noun denoting state]

Samples where palpitation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe

Synonyms for palpitation in the sense of this definition

(palpitation is a kind of ...) a state of change

"they were in a state of steady motion"

(... is a kind of palpitation ) (music) a tremulous effect produced by rapid repetition of a single tone or rapid alternation of two tones

(... is a kind of palpitation ) shaking or trembling (usually resulting from weakness or stress or disease)

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