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thrilled

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in happy, overjoyed

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thrilled

verb
past tense of thrill

Synonyms & Antonyms of thrilled (Entry 2 of 2)

to cause a pleasurable stimulation of the feelings of
  • I was thrilled to hear that you got the promotion that you'd been so desperately wanting

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The first known use of thrilled was in 1880

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“Thrilled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/thrilled. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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