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He’s not motivated by a bounty hunter’s mentality, he explained in an email — rather, he chases after the frisson of delight that curious counterexamples can give.Mathematician Disproves 80-Year-Old Algebra Conjecture|Erica Klarreich|April 12, 2021|Quanta Magazine
The rhythmic frisson in the music is much better at creating metaphysical side effects than the singer is at describing them, but there’s still mystery and melancholy in that riddle of an album title, “Future Nostalgia.”Album of the year is the Grammy that nobody deserves to win|Chris Richards|March 12, 2021|Washington Post
You know, a novel comes not from a decision but a frisson, a sort of shiver that goes through you.Martin Amis Talks About Nazis, Novels, and Cute Babies|Ronald K. Fried|October 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A farm comes with all sorts of things to add a little frisson to the pursuit of happiness, give it an edge.What Did TJ Mean By “Pursuit of Happiness,” Anyway?|P. J. O’Rourke|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This gives family gatherings a certain frisson of danger under normal circumstances.
As the crowd sucked down the debate happy-hour specials in the hours before the debate, a worried frisson settled over them.Anxious Moments and Dry Humor for Obama Faithful Watching Debate in Park Slope|David Freedlander|October 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A great work of fiction involves a certain frisson that occurs when its various components cohere and then ignite.
It is here that he communicates to us the nouveau frisson, here that he does what no one else has done.
Ive managed the frisson (womans touch), some colour-sensations, sublimities, etc.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 2|Elizabeth Bisland
I waved my hand, and had soon left rue Robert le Frisson far behind me.Leaves from a Field Note-Book|J. H. Morgan
No purely physical theory can interpret all the mystery of the frisson.Exotics and Retrospectives|Lafcadio Hearn
And the appetite that drove her to ask for more, that was the only sauce–an appetite that was a frisson.The Missourian|Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle