Definitions for excitementɪkˈsaɪt mənt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word excitement
the feeling of lively and cheerful joy
"he could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed"
excitement, excitation, inflammation, fervor, fervour(noun)
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"
something that agitates and arouses
"he looked forward to the excitements of the day"
agitation, excitement, turmoil, upheaval, hullabaloo(noun)
disturbance usually in protest
the state of being excited (emotionally aroused).
something that excites.
the act of exciting, or the state of being roused into action, or of having increased action; impulsion; agitation; as, an excitement of the people
that which excites or rouses; that which moves, stirs, or induces action; a motive
a state of aroused or increased vital activity in an organism, or any of its organs or tissues
Origin: [Cf. OF. excitement, escitement.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'excitement' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3602
Rank popularity for the word 'excitement' in Nouns Frequency: #1486
Translations for excitement
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- възбуда, вълнениеBulgarian
- orgasmo, eccitamentoItalian
- OpreegungLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- opphisselse, spenningNorwegian
- excitare, excitațieRomanian
- bambika, msisimukoSwahili
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