Simple Definition of excitement
: a feeling of eager enthusiasm and interest : the state of being excited
: exciting activity
: a quality that causes feelings of eager enthusiasm : an exciting quality
Examples of excitement in a sentence
Our excitement was building as the end of the game approached.
His hands shook with excitement.
The child cried out in excitement.
a trip filled with excitement and adventure
She talked about the excitements of her new life.
This job loses its excitement after a while.
First Known Use of excitement
EXCITEMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of excitement for Students
1 : something that stirs up feelings of great enthusiasm and interest <The game was filled with excitement.>
2 : a feeling of great enthusiasm and interest : the state of being excited <The children squealed in excitement.>
Medical Definition of excitement
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