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intoxicating

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

causing great emotional or mental stimulation
  • naive, young men who had once regarded the thought of going off to war as an intoxicating notion

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intoxicating

verb
present participle of intoxicate

Synonyms & Antonyms of intoxicating (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause a pleasurable stimulation of the feelings
  • the stunning spectacle of this Las Vegas show is sure to intoxicate spectators

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2 to fill with great joy
  • she was intoxicated by the news that she'd gotten the job of her dreams

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“Intoxicating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intoxicating. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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