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1 a series of slight movements by a body back and forth or from side to side
  • the vibration of the floor caused by thundering feet in the hallway

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2 often vibrations plural a spiritual force that is held to emanate from or give animation to living beings
  • the Eastern holistic philosophy that unhappy thoughts disrupt the vibrations from one's energy field, causing illness

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3 usually vibrations plural a special quality or impression associated with something
  • although the murders happened long ago, visitors to the house claim that it still gives off unsettling vibrations

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The first known use of vibration was in 1635

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“Vibration.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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