Definition of 'pulse'
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But seeing her and feeling her pulse gave us hope. The Sun (2016)It hardly sets pulses racing, though. Times, Sunday Times (2016)By pulsing compressed air through copper pipes, it was found that a clock could be jarred from a distance and so set. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But prolonged attacks of a racing or irregular pulse can mean ticker trouble, especially if you feel unwell, too. The Sun (2016)She went into cardiac arrest 15 minutes before the plane landed and paramedics waiting on the ground battled for another 15 minutes to get a pulse. The Sun (2016)The researchers realised that their equipment was detecting minute frequency changes resulting from the pulsing of hearts. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You may feel their intellectual pulse from this. DISRAELI: A Personal History (2004)The unremitting regularity of the electronic pulses allowed little natural ebb and flow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He said he could feel the body was all wet with very little pulse. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This tasty drink sends my pulse racing. The Sun (2014)Politicians are conducting polls constantly to take the pulse of the people. Christianity Today (2000)Plus a daily portion each of vegetables and pulses. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These signals were fed through software that transmitted them as electrical pulses via wires. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Music and sport come together in a collaboration that will get pulses racing. The Sun (2014)Two simple indicators are your pulse and blood pressure. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Learn how to cook vegetables and discover the protein in pulses and bean curd. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The air pulses with lightning and smoke. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She could feel the pulsing of a headache between her brows. The Glasgow Girls (1994)This need not be a difficult process provided beans and pulses are combined with whole grains to form a complete protein. Healthy By Nature (1994)It is the quickening of a city 's pulse. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For others, it echoes the rhythm and pulse of a heartbeat. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It was his blood pulsing around his body; it was the whistling of his nerves. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A rhythmic energy pulses through these pictures. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's the click of a key in the front door and the pulse of unfamiliar music from upstairs. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Three single pulses could produce a false alarm, but the likelihood of nine regular pulses three times was remote. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You can feel if the patient is clammy and if the pulse is regular or not - you cannot get that from a machine. Times, Sunday Times (2008)These steps are triggered by a control signal sent to the motor, each single pulse of information makes the motor turn one step at a time. Technology Basic Facts (1990)While his performance is electric, it is they as much as he who are the show's pulsing heart. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'pulse'
British English: pulse /pʌls/ NOUN
Your pulse is the regular beating of blood through your body, which you can feel, for example, at your wrist or neck.
His pulse raced, and he felt scared.
- American English: pulse
- Arabic: نَبْضَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: pulso
- Chinese: 脉搏
- Croatian: puls
- Czech: tep
- Danish: puls
- Dutch: polsslag
- European Spanish: pulso
- Finnish: syke
- French: pouls
- German: Puls
- Greek: σφυγμός
- Italian: battito cardiaco
- Japanese: 脈拍
- Korean: 맥박
- Norwegian: puls
- Polish: puls
- European Portuguese: pulso
- Romanian: puls
- Russian: пульс
- Spanish: pulso
- Swedish: puls
- Thai: ชีพจร
- Turkish: nabız
- Ukrainian: пульс
- Vietnamese: mạch
British English: pulse VERB
If something pulses, it moves, appears, or makes a sound with a strong regular rhythm.
His temples pulsed a little, threatening a headache.
Definition of pulse from the Collins English Dictionary
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