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Dictionary Definition

vibrator

Noun

1 a mechanical device that vibrates; "a reed is the vibrator that produces the sound"
2 mechanical device that produces vibratory motion; used for massage

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

From vibrate.

Pronunciation

/vaɪˈbreɪtə/ (UK)

Noun

  1. A device that vibrates or causes vibration.
  2. A vibrating device used for massage or sexual stimulation.
  3. A device designed to electromechanically interupt current flowing to the step up transformer which was used to generate the high tension positive supply in old battery operated (automotive) valve radios.

Translations

Extensive Definition

Vibrator may refer to:
vibrator in Catalan: Vibrador
vibrator in Danish: Vibrator
vibrator in Spanish: Vibrador
vibrator in Italian: Vibratore
vibrator in Hebrew: ויברטור
vibrator in Dutch: Vibrator
vibrator in Japanese: バイブレータ
vibrator in Norwegian: Vibrator
vibrator in Polish: Wibrator
vibrator in Russian: Вибратор
vibrator in Simple English: Vibrator
vibrator in Slovenian: Vibrator
vibrator in Finnish: Vibraattori
vibrator in Swedish: Vibrator
vibrator in Ukrainian: Вібратор

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

agitator, beater, churn, eggbeater, facial, facial massage, jiggler, kneading, massage, massaging, massotherapy, metronome, oscillator, paddle, pendulum, rocker, rocking chair, rocking stone, rubdown, seesaw, shaker, shuttle, shuttlecock, stroking, swing, teeter, teeter-totter, teeterboard, teetery-bender, whirlpool bath, whisk
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