What is another word for palpitation?

255 synonyms found


[ pˌalpɪtˈe͡ɪʃən], [ pˌalpɪtˈe‍ɪʃən], [ p_ˌa_l_p_ɪ_t_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]

Synonyms for Palpitation:

How to use "Palpitation" in context?

When you feel a quick, mild, tapping or pounding sensation in your chest, it is called palpitations. Palpitations can be caused by many things, like anxiety, heart disease, or a hyperactive thyroid. Roughly 1 in 5 adults have palpitations, and they usually go away on their own. However, if they are frequent and bother you, you may want to see a doctor.

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