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Definition of Vibrate


  1. of Vibrate
  2. To brandish; to move to and fro; to swing; as, to vibrate a sword or a staff.
  3. To mark or measure by moving to and fro; as, a pendulum vibrating seconds.
  4. To affect with vibratory motion; to set in vibration.
  5. To move to and fro, or from side to side, as a pendulum, an elastic rod, or a stretched string, when disturbed from its position of rest; to swing; to oscillate.
  6. To have the constituent particles move to and fro, with alternate compression and dilation of parts, as the air, or any elastic body; to quiver.
  7. To produce an oscillating or quivering effect of sound; as, a whisper vibrates on the ear.
  8. To pass from one state to another; to waver; to fluctuate; as, a man vibrates between two opinions.
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Vibrate Translations

vibrate in Dutch is trillen, vibreren
vibrate in French is vibrent, vibrez, vibrons, vibrer
vibrate in German is schwanken, vibrieren, vibrieren, schwingen
vibrate in Portuguese is vibre
vibrate in Spanish is vibrar
vibrate in Swedish is dallra, vibrera