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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To experience or cause to experience a sudden sharp feeling of excitement. Also: To make very happy; delight.

Usage examples (38)
  • Happiness . . . it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
  • So I await more info and articles on OPML from you to see what the thrill is all about!
  • Pat Quinn had what he described as a thrill of a lifetime when he took his turn in the Olympic torch run Wednesday.
  • -- For this columnist, the thrill is gone from CES. for more
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