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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhilarating, stimulatingadjective

    making lively and cheerful

    "the exhilarating effect of mountain air"

  2. elating, exhilaratingadjective

    making lively and joyful


  1. exhilaratingadjective

    Refreshingly thrilling.


  1. exhilarating

    Exhilarating refers to something that makes one feel very happy, animated, or elated. It is often associated with thrilling, exciting, and invigorating experiences or events that stimulate or energize both mentally and physically.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exhilaratingadjective

    that exhilarates; cheering; gladdening

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exhilarating in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exhilarating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of exhilarating in a Sentence

  1. Casey Mead of G Adventures:

    Sailing Spitsbergen to Greenland following the ice's edge with an eye peeled to the horizon for wildlife is exhilarating, landings are on foot and in small inflatable boats.

  2. Andrew Schneider:

    Life here is so elemental. So real. Without the interference of civilization you can really experience things like,...silence. Silence and darkness in its purity. Right now, right outside my window all I can see is a black void. Endless darkness. It's totally exhilarating, and I feel very lucky to be here. Very, very lucky.

  3. Carol Klenfner:

    It was the most exhilarating and overwhelming feeling when I crossed the finish line.

  4. Kip Moore:

    We live this life of it can be the most exhilarating thing every night on stage but it can also play these tricks on you, he said. We've done 200 shows a year for the last three years and it can make you feel so like you're losing everything in your life, people you care about, those kinds of things, there's a lot of desperation on this record. it’s the same group of guys, it’s the same time, the same lighting guys, the same sound guys, he said. We really are brothers, and we love hanging out with each other, and I miss the heck out of them when I ’m out on the road, so that’s an amazing part of it is I ’m getting to hang out with my family every day and do something that we all love.

  5. Project Recover co-founder Mark Moline:

    While the discovery of these sites is exhilarating and validating, these feelings are mixed with the humbling emotions of the sacrifices made by these service members and their families in protecting our freedoms.

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