Associations to the word «Vibrate»


VIBRATE, verb. To move with small movements rapidly to and fro.
VIBRATE, verb. To resonate.
VIBRATE, verb. To brandish; to swing to and fro.
VIBRATE, verb. To mark or measure by moving to and fro.
VIBRATE, verb. To affect with vibratory motion; to set in vibration.
VIBRATE, noun. The setting, on a portable electronic device, that causes it to vibrate rather than sound any (or most) needed alarms.

Dictionary definition

VIBRATE, verb. Shake, quiver, or throb; move back and forth rapidly, usually in an uncontrolled manner.
VIBRATE, verb. Move or swing from side to side regularly; "the needle on the meter was oscillating".
VIBRATE, verb. Be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action; "He oscillates between accepting the new position and retirement".
VIBRATE, verb. Sound with resonance; "The sound resonates well in this theater".
VIBRATE, verb. Feel sudden intense sensation or emotion; "he was thrilled by the speed and the roar of the engine".

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