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thrill

 
 
pronunciation:
thrIl
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: thrills, thrilling, thrilled
definition: to make someone suddenly excited or very happy.
Skiing fast thrills me.Getting a bicycle for her birthday thrilled her.
synonyms:
excite
antonyms:
bore
similar words:
fire, inspire, stir
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part of speech: noun
definition: something that makes you suddenly excited or happy.
It was a thrill to meet the president.
similar words:
bang, rush
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derivation: thrillingly (adv.)
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