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thrills

noun
plural of thrill

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a pleasurably intense stimulation of the feelings
  • everyone gets a real thrill out of the Independence Day fireworks

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thrills

verb
present tense third-person singular of thrill

Synonyms & Antonyms of thrills (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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“Thrills.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/thrills. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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