Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

thrilling

[thril-ing]
See more synonyms for thrilling on Thesaurus.com
adjective
  1. producing sudden, strong, and deep emotion or excitement.
  2. producing a tremor, as by chilling.
  3. vibrating; trembling; quivering.
Show More

Origin of thrilling

First recorded in 1520–30; thrill + -ing2
Related formsthrill·ing·ly, adverbun·thrill·ing, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for thrillingly

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples


British Dictionary definitions for thrillingly

thrilling

adjective
  1. very exciting or stimulating
  2. vibrating or trembling
Show More
Derived Formsthrillingly, adverb
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012