Usually I am completely unaware of my eyeballs, and yet right now, they are throbbing?
As my injured leg improves, my left leg starts aching, then throbbing, near my hip.
Historically, migraines were labeled a hysterical female condition, characterized by throbbing, one-sided, nauseating pain.
mid-14c., of uncertain origin, perhaps meant to represent in sound the pulsation of arteries and veins or the heart. Related: Throbbed; throbbing. The noun is first attested 1570s.
v. throbbed, throb·bing, throbs
To beat rapidly or perceptibly, such as occurs in the heart or a constricted blood vessel. n.
A strong or rapid beat; a pulsation.