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Meaning of EXCITING

Pronunciation:  ik'sIting

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  creating or arousing excitement; "an exciting account of her trip"
  2. [adj]  stimulating interest and discussion; "an exciting novel"
 

EXCITING is a 8 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: breathless, breathtaking, elating, electric, electrifying, exhilarating, galvanic, galvanising, galvanizing, glamorous, glamourous, heady, intoxicating, thrilling, tickling, tingling, titillating
 
 Antonyms: unexciting
 
 See Also: interesting, provocative, sexy, stimulating

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ex*cit"ing\, a.
Calling or rousing into action; producing excitement; as,
exciting events; an exciting story. -- {Ex*cit"ing*ly}, adv.

{Exciting causes} (Med.), those which immediately produce
   disease, or those which excite the action of predisposing
   causes.

 
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