exhilarant

[ ig-zil-er-uh nt ]
/ ɪgˈzɪl ər ənt /

adjective

noun

something that exhilarates.

Nearby words

  1. exhibitionist,
  2. exhibitive,
  3. exhibitively,
  4. exhibitor,
  5. exhibitory,
  6. exhilarate,
  7. exhilarated,
  8. exhilarating,
  9. exhilaration,
  10. exhilarative

Origin of exhilarant

1795–1805; < Latin exhilarant- (stem of exhilarāns), present participle of exhilarāre to gladden. See exhilarate, -ant

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British Dictionary definitions for exhilarant

exhilarant

/ (ɪɡˈzɪlərənt) /

adjective

exhilarating; invigorating

noun

something that exhilarates
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