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thrill

 (thrĭl)
v. thrilled, thrill·ing, thrills
v.tr.
1. To cause to feel a sudden sensation of pleasure or delight; excite greatly: was thrilled to learn that she had won the contest.
2. To cause to quiver, tremble, or vibrate.
v.intr.
1. To feel a sudden sensation of pleasure or delight: "His answer came that afternoon and she thrilled to see the handwriting" (Susan Minot).
2. To quiver, tremble, or vibrate.
n.
1.
a. A sudden feeling of pleasure or excitement: It gave him a thrill to learn their secret.
b. A source or cause of pleasure or excitement: the thrills of the amusement park.
2. A quivering or trembling caused by sudden excitement or emotion.
3. Medicine A slight palpable vibration associated with a cardiac murmur and certain other cardiac or respiratory conditions.

[Middle English thrillen, alteration of thirlen, to pierce, from Old English thȳrlian, from thȳrel, hole; see terə- in Indo-European roots.]

thrill′ing·ly adv.

thrilled

(θrɪld)
adj
extremely pleased
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.thrilled - feeling intense pleasurable excitement
excited - in an aroused state

thrilled

adjective pleased, excited, delighted, happy, contented, satisfied, glad, tickled, gratified, over the moon (informal), chuffed (Brit. slang), euphoric, rapt, tickled pink (informal) I was so thrilled to get a good report from him.

thrilled

adjective
Feeling a very strong emotion:
Informal: psyched.
Slang: stoked, turned-on.
Translations
nadšený
henrykt
innoissaan
oduševljen
ぞくぞくした
전율을 느끼는
vznemirjen
stormförtjust
ที่รู้สึกตื่นเต้น
hứng thú

thrilled

[θrɪld] ADJ to be thrilled (to bits or pieces)estar contentísimo
"how did he react?" - "oh, he was thrilled!"-¿cómo reaccionó? -¡huy! se puso contentísimo or le hizo muchísima ilusión
to be thrilled with/at sthestar contentísimo con algo
I was thrilled to meet himme hizo mucha ilusión conocerlo

thrilled

[ˈθrɪld] adj (= delighted) → ravi(e)
I was thrilled → J'étais absolument ravi.
to be thrilled with sth → être ravi(e) de qch
to be thrilled (that) ... → être ravi(e) que ...
to be thrilled to do sth → être ravi(e) de faire qch
to be thrilled to bits → être aux anges

thrilled

نَشْوان nadšený henrykt begeistert ενθουσιασμένος ilusionado innoissaan ravi oduševljen eccitato ぞくぞくした 전율을 느끼는 ontzettend gelukkig begeistret wstrząśnięty emocionado взволнованный stormförtjust ที่รู้สึกตื่นเต้น çok sevinmiş hứng thú 异常兴奋的
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When first pronounced by your rubicund lips, it thrilled on my amazed senses like a beacon of light--"
The least sound of it was a stimulus to his love, and he thrilled and throbbed with every word she uttered.
Nevertheless, while she disapproved of them, the strength of their utterance, and the flashing of eyes and earnestness of face that accompanied them, always thrilled her and drew her toward him.
It was one of the things that puzzled him that he did not like her at all in the morning, and only moderately in the afternoon, but at night the touch of her hand thrilled him.
ETERNITY,--the word thrilled through the black man's soul with light and power, as he spoke; it thrilled through the sinner's soul, too, like the bite of a scorpion.
He fascinated her, and when he drew closer to her after a short silence and took her hand she thrilled as one might thrill beneath the touch of a deity--a thrill of exaltation not unmixed with fear.
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