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Definition of the noun excitement
What does excitement mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: excitements
- the feeling of lively and cheerful joy
- example: he could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed
- lexical domain: Feelings - nouns denoting feelings and emotions
- synonym of excitement: exhilaration
- more generic words: joy / joyfulness / joyousness = the emotion of great happiness
- more specific words:
- the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up
- example: his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of excitement: excitation / fervor / fervour / inflammation
- more generic term: emotional arousal = the arousal of strong emotions and emotional behavior
- more specific terms:
- something that agitates and arouses
- example: he looked forward to the excitements of the day
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonym of excitement: excitation
- more generic words: arousal / rousing = the act of arousing
- more specific words:
- disturbance usually in protest
- "Excitement" is a musical album of Admiral Tibet.
- released in (20 years ago)
- "Excitement" is a cataloged instance, composition.
- music by Ibrahim Maalouf
Excitement is a symptom.
- also known as Excitement emotion
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Excitement
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The Psychological Clinic (1919)
by Lightner Witmer
It is the teleological cause of a performance, and at the same time, the initiated excitement is the effect of a stimulus.
Excitement is a state of a&tivity. - “ III.—Atony is a state of inactivity, that is, of debility, in which, every part...
Moderate excitement is that which is followed by Exhauffion. - “IX.—Exhaustion is a state of ina&tivity, that is, of debility, in which those ...
Excitement is a state of activity. •• III. — Atony is a state of inactivity, that is, of debility, in which every part...
Moderate excitement is that which is followed by Exhaustion. " IX. — Exhaustion is a state of inactivity, that is, of debility, ia which those ...
by Rodney Votion
Excitement is the never knowing to what intensity things will be getting to, even if it is the same thing. Thus, the excitement is the possibility that the same thing might be different this time. It is like not being able to perfect something, but this time ...
Personal Synthesis (2005)
by Nash Popovic
Blaise Pascal Excitement refers to the intensity of affective experience.
A Tale of Early Times by Lydia Maria Child
These movements, of course, called forth all the energy of the non-conformists, and consequently the number of Brown's adherents increased ; for the love of excitement is a fundamental principle in the human mind, and men will seek it ...
Letters to a Niece (2001)
by Friedrich Von Hugel
Excitement is the pleasure which comes from breaking loose ...
by V. Kraft
The adventurer, the gambler, the bohemian, the romantic seek excitement as such, desiring vivid, affective experience, as opposed to a tranquil, sober', 'petit- bourgeois' life. Affective excitement is the object of such valuations as 'Love, thou art ...
by Ph. D. Ann Mody Lewis
Our anticipatory excitement is a high like no other, and with great determination, we turn away from any advice or insight that indicates caution.
by Tryon Edwards
Excitement is so engraven on our nature that it may be regarded as an appetite; and like all other appetites it is not sinful unless indulged unlawfully, or to excess. —Guthrie. It is the passions that wear—the appetites that grind out the force of ...
by William Nicholson
If from any strength in the exciting cause, or peculiar sensibility of the frame, or peculiarly vivid associations, connected with objects of a specific cast,that cause or produce a vivid excitement of feeling, which (though it may last perhaps for a ...
Similes Dictionary (2013)
by Elyse Sommer
MISCELLANEOUS; FROWNS; UNDESIREABILITY Sidney, Sir Philip BLACK Sigal, Clancy CALMNESS; EXCITEMENT; IRRI— TABLENESS/IRRITATING; SMILE Signoret, Simone ACTING Silk, Leonard ECONOMICS; FIGHTING Silkin, Jon ...
Encyclopedia of Forms and Precedents for Pleading and Practice, at Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts (1898)
by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, Thomas Edward O'Brien, James Cockcroft
FOP Public Excitement and Prejudice.3 Form No. 6260. (Title, venue and commencement as in Form No. 6283.) That after the commission of the alleged homicide there was great public excitement in the minds of the people of Marion county, ...
Giving the Definition, Etymology and Synonyms of the Terms Used in Medical Psychology with the Symptoms, Treatment, and Pathology of Insanity and the Law of Lunacy in Great Britain and Ireland by Daniel Hack Tuke
There exists, moreover, morbid excitement of the genital organs, of which we have spoken above, acceleration of respiration and of circulation. Under these varions influences the patients become stout, the increase in body-weight may ...
At Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, James Cockroft, Thomas Edward O'Brien
For Public Excitement and Prejudice.3 Form No. 6260. (T file, venue and commencement at in Form No. 6288.) That after the commission of the alleged homicide there was great public excitement in the minds of the people of Marion county, ...
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The SO in Kelso getting amped during the VIP tasting session.
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And then they put a wheel in Preston
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Isn't it exciting when you learn how to walk?
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Mr E, getting excited at the Santa Compound.
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Sea lion happiness.
The fish plant outdoor boardwalk is hosed down.
Guess who is waiting for any fish bits...
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Some of the band at the Husky Day. They're awesome and their faces were hilarious.
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- Excitement Meaning
Video shows what excitement means. the state of being excited (emotionally aroused).. something that excites.. Excitement Meaning. How to pronounce ...
- Excitement Slang - Jagoenglish.com
- Vocabulary: Building Excitement about Words
- The real meaning to excitement
- The meaning of Excitement
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- Idiom: A RIPPLE OF EXCITEMENT
- Excitement Learning English Vocabulary with EDUCARDS
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Scrabble value of E1X8C3I1T1E1M3E1N1T1
The value of this 10-letter word is 21 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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