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excited

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of excited

  1. 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 Synonyms of excited agitated, feverish, frenzied, heated, hectic, hyperactive, overactive, overwroughtWords Related to excited hyperexcited, overexcited; afire, aflutter, aquiver, atingle; anxious, dithery, edgy, het up, high-strung, hyped-up, hyper, jittery, jumpy, nervy, nervous, perturbed, tense, troubled, uneasy, unquiet, upset, uptight, wiredNear Antonyms of excited calm, collected, composed, cool, coolheaded, placid, serene, tranquil, undisturbed, unperturbed, unshaken, untroubled, unworried

  2. 2 showing urgent desire or interest everyone was excited about the upcoming family vacation at the ski resort Synonyms of excited agog, antsy, anxious, ardent, athirst, avid, crazy, desirous, enthused, enthusiastic, eager, geeked [slang], great, greedy, gung ho, hepped up, hopped-up, hot, hungry, impatient, juiced, keen, nuts, pumped, raring, solicitous, stoked [slang], thirsty, voracious, wildWords Related to excited engaged, interested; happy, hung up, obsessed; ambitious, appetent, covetous, craving, hankering, longing, pining; breathless, restive, restless; amenable, disposed, game, glad, inclined, ready, unreluctant, willingNear Antonyms of excited casual, incurious, insouciant, nonchalant, unconcerned, uninterested; aloof, detached, disinterested; impassive, stolid; halfhearted, lackadaisical, languid, languorous, lukewarm, spiritless; averse, disinclined, hesitant, loath (also loth or loathe), reluctant, unwillingAntonyms of excited apathetic, indifferent, uneager, unenthusiastic


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