hyperexcited

adjective
hy·per·ex·cit·ed | \ ˌhī-pər-ik-ˈsī-təd \
variants: or hyper-excited

Definition of hyperexcited 

: extremely or excessively excited : characterized by or displaying intense or excessive excitement or excitation a hyper-excited dog And I really like that "Iron Chef" show where the Japanese host, who clearly needs to switch to decaf, gets all hyperexcited about the secret ingredient.The Flint (Michigan) Journal The daily pill is believed to ease withdrawal symptoms by quieting areas in the brain that become hyperexcited after drinking alcohol is stopped. —Kay Lazar Instead of playing these nerdy, hyper-excited or sensitive characters, I'd rather just be this loser that I really am. —Ali Wong

Other words from hyperexcited

hyperexcitement \ˌhī-pər-ik-ˈsīt-mənt \ or less commonly hyper-excitement noun
Isaac, meanwhile, is spinning the revolving door of the cafe wildly in hyperexcitement of seeing Santa. —Daniel P. Finney Reich captures the enthusiasm, transcendent optimism and hyperexcitement that characterized everything Nelson Rockefeller did … —Casper W. Weinberger … manic-depressive patients—who alternate between hyper-excitement and depression over many years … —Solomon H. Snyder

Learn More about hyperexcited

Share hyperexcited

Statistics for hyperexcited

Look-up Popularity

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for hyperexcited

hyperexcited

adjective
hy·per·ex·cit·ed | \ -rik-ˈsīt-əd \

Medical Definition of hyperexcited 

: characterized by unusual or excessive excitement an acute hyperexcited state

Other words from hyperexcited

hyperexcitement \-rik-ˈsīt-mənt \ noun

Comments on hyperexcited

What made you want to look up hyperexcited? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to make amends

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!