“It is thrilling and historical,” said Hana el Gallal, who is putting together a human-rights team with the NTC.
The 2014 FIFA World Cup has been a thrilling affair, to say the least.
But Pedro Pascal, the Chilean-American actor who brought the Red Viper to thrilling life, is a busy man.
A beautifully written account, The Black Nile is all at once thrilling, sad, and—most of all—thoughtful.
In this thrilling and challenging transition, we will cross to safety together.
The shock had been electrical, thrilling through every nerve of her body.
It was a thrilling moment, and Clif was trembling with eagerness.
What a thrilling narrative I'll make of this for the Mail when I get home.
The orchestra struck the first notes of a thrilling waltz, and presto!
Dick watched the magnificent spectacle with thrilling pride.
c.1300, "to pierce, penetrate," metathesis of Old English þyrlian, from þyrel "hole" (in Middle English, also "nostril"), from þurh "through" (cf. Middle High German dürchel "pierced, perforated;" see through) + -el. Meaning "give a shivering, exciting feeling" is first recorded 1590s, via metaphoric notion of "pierce with emotion." Related: Thrilled; thrilling.
"a shivering, exciting feeling," 1670s, from thrill (v.). Meaning "a thrilling experience" is attested from 1936.
The vibration accompanying a cardiac or vascular murmur, detectible on palpation.