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vibrate (v.)

1610s (intransitive) "move to and fro;" 1660s, "swing to and fro;" from Latin vibratus, past participle of vibrare "set in tremulous motion, move quickly to and fro, quiver, tremble, shake," from PIE *wib-ro-, from root *weip- "to turn, vacillate, tremble ecstatically, move quickly to and fro." Transitive sense "cause to vibrate" is from c. 1700. Related: Vibrated; vibrating.

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Definitions of vibrate

vibrate (v.)
shake, quiver, or throb; move back and forth rapidly, usually in an uncontrolled manner;
vibrate (v.)
move or swing from side to side regularly;
Synonyms: oscillate
vibrate (v.)
be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action;
Synonyms: hover / vacillate / oscillate
vibrate (v.)
sound with resonance;
Synonyms: resonate
vibrate (v.)
feel sudden intense sensation or emotion;
Synonyms: thrill / tickle
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