Origin of excitement
SYNONYMS FOR excitement
Related formshy·per·ex·cite·ment, nounsu·per·ex·cite·ment, noun
Examples from the Web for excitement
The brother of a girl who made her debut in New Orleans society was shaking his fists in excitement.
Apparently, Shakespeare coined 1,700 words, from the frequently used (excitement) to the should-be-more frequently used (spewed).
There was an air of excitement and anticipation in the lobby as showtime approached.I Was Honeydicked Into Spending Christmas with ‘The Interview’|Allison McNearney|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And with that great hope and excitement comes crippling, embarrassing disappointment.The Biggest Bombs of 2014: ‘Sex Tape,’ Mariah Carey’s Vocals, ‘How I Met Your Mother’ and More|Kevin Fallon|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First, there was the anticipation and excitement that there was going to be a movie.Inside the Lifetime Whitney Houston Movie’s Lesbian Lover Storyline|Kevin Fallon|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The only excitement that the St. Paul had was the capture of the collier Restormel.
She came forward as Mrs. Vanderstein entered, and her manner showed some excitement.Mrs. Vanderstein's jewels|Mrs. Charles Bryce
That was a time of uncommon interest and excitement to the entire Nez Percé hunting village.Two Arrows|William O. Stoddard
Excitement, too, had lent a warmer pink to her apple cheeks, and her blue eyes were like deep and hating stars.
She glided out of the window, and Peggy followed, her heart beating to suffocation, her cheeks glowing with excitement.Peggy|Laura E. Richards