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  Definition of Excitement
  1. disturbance usually in protest
  2. something that agitates and arouses; "he looked forward to the excitements of the day"
  3. the feeling of lively and cheerful joy; "he could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed"
  4. the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up; "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"
Similar Words: agitation, turmoil, upheaval, hullabaloo, excitation, exhilaration, inflammation, fervor, fervour

 

Hyponyms: hair-raiser, chiller, thrill, bang, boot, charge, rush, flush, kick, intoxication, titillation, fever pitch, sensation

 

Attributes: exciting, unexciting

 

Derivational Morphology: agitate, rouse, turn on, charge, commove, excite, charge up, stimulate, exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify, stir, shake, shake up

 

 
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