exciting

adjective ex·cit·ing \ ik-ˈsī-tiŋ \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of exciting

: producing excitement

excitingly

play \ik-ˈsī-tiŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of exciting in a Sentence

  1. an exciting trip to Africa

  2. an exciting account of her adventures

  3. This isn't a very exciting book.

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First Known Use of exciting

1647


EXCITING Defined for English Language Learners

exciting

adjective

Definition of exciting for English Language Learners

  • : causing feelings of interest and enthusiasm : causing excitement


EXCITING Defined for Kids

exciting

adjective ex·cit·ing \ ik-ˈsī-tiŋ \

Definition of exciting for Students

: producing excitement
  • an exciting adventure


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