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thrilling

[thril-ing]
adjective
  1. producing sudden, strong, and deep emotion or excitement.
  2. producing a tremor, as by chilling.
  3. vibrating; trembling; quivering.
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Origin of thrilling

First recorded in 1520–30; thrill + -ing2
Related formsthrill·ing·ly, adverbun·thrill·ing, adjective
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Examples from the Web for unthrilling

Historical Examples of unthrilling

  • She turned to this substantial but unthrilling young man of everyday life.

    The Disturbing Charm

    Berta Ruck


British Dictionary definitions for unthrilling

thrilling

adjective
  1. very exciting or stimulating
  2. vibrating or trembling
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Derived Formsthrillingly, adverb
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