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verb [intransitive] pulsate pronunciation in British English /pʌlˈseɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theypulsate
he/she/itpulsates
present participlepulsating
past tensepulsated
past participlepulsated
  1. 1
    to make movements or sounds in a regular pattern
    Music pulsated from the bar into the street.
  2. 2
    literary to express life and feelings in a way that makes people excited
    pulsate with: Every song the band plays seems to pulsate with anger.

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