exhilarant


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ex·hil·a·rant

 (ĭg-zĭl′ər-ənt)
adj.
Serving to exhilarate; exhilarating.
n.
Something that exhilarates or stimulates.

exhilarant

(ɪɡˈzɪlərənt)
adj
exhilarating; invigorating
n
something that exhilarates
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exhilarant

adjective
Producing or stimulating physical, mental, or emotional vigor:
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The knowledge seemed to have no very exhilarant effect, and in his case bore some resemblance to being born tired.
The exhilarant mood of victorious conquest (replete with "doing the Goddess' work" of kicking moshing boys in the butt with combat boots) that dominates the first few pages begins to falter as it becomes increasingly clear that Michelle's obsessive crush on Petra will never result in happily ever after (13).
And, like the exhilarant comedown following a dramatic and thrill-seeking circus show, we left not just sated and happy but feeling as though we had enjoyed a carefully choreographed performance.