adrenaline rush

[ uh-dren-l-in ruhsh ]

  1. a sudden, intense feeling of exhilaration or excitement caused by or as if by a surge of adrenaline: It's the adrenaline rush and the intensity of the competition that I most look forward to.These folks eat, breathe, and sleep roller coasters and can never get enough of an adrenaline rush.

Origin of adrenaline rush

First recorded in 1965–70

Words Nearby adrenaline rush Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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