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British English: /pʌls/
American English: /pəls/

Translation of pulse in French:


  • 1 (Anatomy, Medicine) his pulse raced
    son cœur battait très vite
    to take/feel somebody's pulse
    prendre/tâter le pouls de quelqu'un
    to take the pulse of Europe in the 90s [figurative]
    prendre le pouls or la température de l'Europe dans les années 90
    to have one's finger on the pulse of something [figurative]
    être à l'écoute de quelque chose, suivre quelque chose de près
  • 2 (beat, vibration) (of music)
    (of drums) battement (m) rythmique
  • 4 (Botany, Culinary)
    graine (f) de légumineuse

intransitive verb

  • (blood)
    battre fort
    she could feel the blood pulsing through her body
    son cœur battait à tout rompre
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