verb (used without object), throbbed, throb·bing.
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Origin of throb
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OTHER WORDS FROM throbthrobber, nounthrob·bing·ly, adverboutthrob, verb (used with object), out·throbbed, out·throb·bing.un·throb·bing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for throb
As my injured leg improves, my left leg starts aching, then throbbing, near my hip.
“The room would just be throbbing,” actress Anjelica Huston recalled to NPR.
Usually I am completely unaware of my eyeballs, and yet right now, they are throbbing?
Historically, migraines were labeled a hysterical female condition, characterized by throbbing, one-sided, nauseating pain.Why Everything from Frigid Temperatures to Lightning Can Induce Migraines|Caitlin Dickson|January 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When my feet land on the soft-carpeted floor, my hand starts throbbing.
The Seneschal leaned back, and was concerned to feel his pulses throbbing a shade too quickly.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
He marched to meet it with the throbbing pulses of a soldier rushing to victory or a saint to martyrdom.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
With his face thrust into the cold night air Tom felt the blood go throbbing in his temples.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
He felt inclined to believe it, but while it soothed his torn and throbbing pride, it by no means lessened his apprehension.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
No sob, no sigh, forced its way from her heart, throbbing as though it would burst.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison