Closing the door on civil liberties, however, has opened up some exciting opportunities for novel, bipartisan policymaking.
If Romney wins Arizona, the general election could be exciting.
That said, there are still some exciting (sort of) new things coming out of Cupertino.
Dylan later acknowledged, somewhat diffidently, that Edie was an “exciting girl, very enthusiastic.”
So when something like that with Rob Ford happens does it seem daunting or exciting?
Cookie often said that a fire was the most exciting thing a reporter could be sent to cover.
During these exciting moments Melville did not forget Saladin.
Besides, their affairs had now become as exciting to us as a mystery play.
It was all new and exciting, and there was a spice of patriotism mixed up with it.
It may be exciting, or you may just happen to avoid what difficulties there are.
late 14c. (n.), "action of urging, prompting, inciting," noun of action from excite (v.). As a present participle adjective, from 1811 in sense "causing disease." Sense of "causing excitement" is from 1826.
mid-14c., "to move, stir up, instigate," from Old French esciter (12c.) or directly from Latin excitare "rouse, call out, summon forth, produce," frequentative of exciere "call forth, instigate," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + ciere "set in motion, call" (see cite). Of feelings, from late 14c. Of bodily organs or tissues, from 1831. Main modern sense of "emotionally agitate" is first attested 1821.