quicken the/(one's) pulse

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quicken the/(one's) pulse

To fill someone with excitement, interest, or anticipation. Few things quicken the pulse like sky diving. Unfortunately, the only thing that quickened my pulse during this movie was the knowledge that it was only 80 minutes long.
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The mix of fiery beauty and icy designs is sure to quicken pulses, heating up any room you find yourself in!
Jaeger continues to inspire and quicken pulses with a combination of originality, innovation, glamour and edge.
HOTEL Monument promises to be an experience like no other, yet it is but one in a series of which a mere mention will quicken pulses in the region this year.
Certain to quicken pulses thanks to its bold styling, outstanding performance, exhilarating handling characteristics and impressive range, this new sports car will be launched early next month in Detroit, ahead of a global public reveal at the Shanghai Motor Show on 20 April.