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  • noun Plural form of throb.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of throb.

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Examples

  • CNN Political Ticker: All politics, all the time Blog Archive - King: Economic pain throbs on Lakota reservation « - Blogs from CNN. com

    King: Economic pain throbs on Lakota reservation

  • Evan rolled over and sat up, swayed for a moment before steadying himself to listen to the echo of the word throbs rattling around inside his brain.

    Sentenced To Prism

  • IT is a great thing to be young, when every vein throbs with energy and life, when the rhythm of life beats its measures into our hearts and calls upon us to keep step with Joy and Gladness, as we march confidently down the white road which leads to the Land of our Desire.

    In Times Like These

  • The news sent her heart sinking in short throbs down to a delicious rest; but Countess Ammiani disdained to be servile to the pleasure, even as she had strengthened herself to endure the shocks of pain.

    Vittoria — Volume 3

  • The news sent her heart sinking in short throbs down to a delicious rest; but Countess Ammiani disdained to be servile to the pleasure, even as she had strengthened herself to endure the shocks of pain.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith

  • The news sent her heart sinking in short throbs down to a delicious rest; but Countess Ammiani disdained to be servile to the pleasure, even as she had strengthened herself to endure the shocks of pain.

    Vittoria — Complete

  • Every image receives the color of the mind, every word throbs with the pulse of one controlling passion.

    Among My Books First Series

  • The very name throbs with significance, as its Victorian bearer the Prime Minister was the great opponent of Home Rule.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • The very name throbs with significance, as its Victorian bearer the Prime Minister was the great opponent of Home Rule.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • The very name throbs with significance, as its Victorian bearer the Prime Minister was the great opponent of Home Rule.

    Slugger O'Toole

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