GRE Word List


to beat rapidly and strongly : throb

The meaning of the word palpitate is to beat rapidly and strongly : throb.

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slitherto slide on or as if on a loose gravelly surface
significanthaving meaning
irreparablenot reparable : irremediable
residuesomething that remains after a part is taken, separated, or designated or after the completion of a process : remnant
fraileasily led into evil
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