throbbing
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throbbing
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (beating)
a. palpitante (heart)
The man was so terrified that he thought his throbbing heart might burst from his chest.El hombre estaba tan aterrorizado que pensó que su corazón palpitante se le iba a salir del pecho.
2. (thumping)
a. palpitante
I think I'm getting a migraine. I have a throbbing pain behind my left eye.Creo que me va a dar una migraña. Tengo un dolor palpitante detrás del ojo izquierdo.
b. punzante
George sat on the floor holding his knee until the throbbing pain had passed.George se quedó en el suelo agarrándose la rodilla hasta que el dolor punzante había pasado.
c. pulsátil
Her throbbing headache was making Sylvia feel nauseous.Sylvia sentía náuseas con el dolor de cabeza pulsátil.
3. (reverberating)
a. palpitante
Yolanda and Peter couldn't sleep because of the throbbing bass from the club next door.Yolanda y Peter no podían dormir por el bajo palpitante de la disco de al lado.
b. vibrante
How can you possibly get any work done with that throbbing techno blasting?¿Cómo es posible que logres trabajar con ese tecno vibrante a todo volumen?
4. (vibrating)
a. vibrante
Russell dreamed of being a train engineer; he loved the feeling of the throbbing engine beneath his feet.Russell soñaba con ser maquinista de tren; le encantaba la sensación del motor vibrante debajo de sus pies.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (heartbeat)
a. el latido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Sara woke from the nightmare soaked with sweat, gasping, and scarcely able to control the throbbing of her heart.Sara se despertó de la pesadilla empapada en sudor, jadeando y apenas podía controlar el latido de su corazón.
6. (vibration)
a. la vibración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We kept hearing this throbbing from upstairs that we thought was music, but it turned out it was a treadmill.Seguíamos oyendo una vibración de arriba que pensábamos que era música, pero resultó que era una caminadora.
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throbbing
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (rhythm)
a. vibrante, palpitante
2. (engine, machine)
a. vibrante
3. (heart)
a. palpitante
4. (pain)
a. punzante
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throbbing [ˈθrɒbɪŋ]
adjective
[+heart] palpitante; [+engine] vibrante; [+pain] punzante; [+rhythm] palpitante; vibrante;
noun
[of heart] latido (m); [of sore finger, head] punzadas (f); [of engine, music] vibración (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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throbbing pain
dolor palpitante
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