Origin of exciting
Examples from the Web for excitingly
The first day, especially, was excitingly crowded with new sights and sounds and fancies.Wild Life on the Rockies|Enos A. Mills
On the curb, before the car that vibrated so excitingly he had a happy thought.Bunker Bean|Harry Leon Wilson
She believed that details could excitingly be altered, but that things-in-general were comely and kind and immutable.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
She was excitingly plump, round and a little jiggly, the kind of woman Alan had always gone for.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow
Maggie pricked up her ears; the talk was now excitingly important.Children of the Whirlwind|Leroy Scott
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.