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excited

adjective

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1 being in a state of increased activity or agitation
  • excited trading on the stock exchange followed in the wake of the favorable economic report

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excited

verb
past tense of excite

Synonyms & Antonyms of excited (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause a pleasurable stimulation of the feelings
  • for some reason the first snowfall of the season never fails to excite us

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2 to rouse to strong feeling or action
  • televised pictures of the victims of the famine that would excite any viewer to pity

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The first known use of excited was in 1855

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