thrilling

  • 1 Thrilling — Thrill ing, a. Causing a thrill; causing tremulous excitement; deeply moving; as, a thrilling romance. {Thrill ing*ly}, adv. {Thrill ing*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 thrilling — index moving (evoking emotion), provocative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 thrilling — / ɵriliŋ/, it. / tril:ing/ agg. ingl. [part. pres. di (to ) thrill far rabbrividire ], usato in ital. come agg. e s.m. ■ agg. [che produce tensione] ▶◀ ‖ appassionante, avvincente, eccitante, emozionante. ◀▶ barboso, monotono, noioso, piatto.… …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 4 thrilling — /ˈtrillin(g), ingl. ˈθrɪlɪŋ/ [vc. ingl., propriamente part. pres. di to thrill «(per)forare, trafiggere»] A agg. inv. emozionante, appassionante, orripilante B s. m. inv. giallo, thriller (ingl.) …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 5 thrilling — [adj] exciting blood tingling*, boss*, breathtaking, electrifying, enchanting, exquisite, fab*, fabulous, frantic, gripping, hair raising*, large, mad, magnificent, mindbending*, mind blowing*, miraculous, overwhelming, rip roaring*, riveting,… …

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  • 6 thrilling — adj. thrilling to + inf. (it was thrilling to see them) * * * [ θrɪlɪŋ] thrilling to + inf. (it was thrilling to see them) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 7 Thrilling — Thrill Thrill, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Thrilled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Thrilling}.] [OE. thrillen, [thorn]irlen, [thorn]urlen, to pierce; all probably fr. AS. [thorn]yrlian, [thorn]yrelian, Fr. [thorn]yrel pierced; as a noun, a hole, fr. [thorn]urh… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 thrilling — thril·ling agg.inv., s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} 1a. agg.inv., che è un thriller: film, libro thrilling 1b. agg.inv., estens., che mette i brividi, emozionante, spec. di opera cinematografica, televisiva o di un racconto: un azione scenica… …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 9 thrilling — [[t]θrɪ̱lɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is thrilling is very exciting and enjoyable. Our wildlife trips offer a thrilling encounter with wildlife in its natural state. Syn: exciting Derived words: thrillingly ADV GRADED ADV adj, ADV with v… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 thrilling — adjective 1. causing a surge of emotion or excitement (Freq. 2) she gave an electrifying performance a thrilling performer to watch • Syn: ↑electrifying • Similar to: ↑exciting 2. causing quivering or shivering as by col …

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  • 11 thrilling — adj. Thrilling is used with these nouns: ↑climax, ↑contest, ↑episode, ↑finale, ↑finish, ↑match, ↑victory, ↑win …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 thrilling — Synonyms and related words: agitating, animating, appealing, arousing, attractive, bewitching, breathtaking, captivating, charged, charming, cliff hanging, delightful, disquieting, distracting, disturbing, electric, electrifying, enchanting,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 13 thrilling — thril|ling [ˈθrılıŋ] adj interesting and exciting ▪ a thrilling 3 2 victory >thrillingly adv …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 thrilling — thrill|ing [ θrılıŋ ] adjective extremely exciting: a thrilling and unforgettable experience ╾ thrill|ing|ly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 thrilling — adjective interesting and exciting: a thrilling climax to the championship thrillingly adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 thrilling — adjective a thrilling race Syn: exciting, stirring, action packed, breathtaking, rip roaring, spine tingling, gripping, riveting, fascinating, dramatic, hair raising, mind blowing; rousing, stimulating, moving, inspiring, inspirational,… …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 17 thrilling — UK [ˈθrɪlɪŋ] / US adjective extremely exciting a thrilling and unforgettable experience …

    English dictionary

  • 18 thrilling — thrill•ing [[t]ˈθrɪl ɪŋ[/t]] adj. producing a thrill or thrills; exciting: a thrilling experience[/ex] • Etymology: 1520–30 thrill′ing•ly, adv …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 thrilling — thrillingly, adv. /thril ing/, adj. 1. producing sudden, strong, and deep emotion or excitement. 2. producing a tremor, as by chilling. 3. vibrating; trembling; quivering. [1520 30; THRILL + ING2] * * * …

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  • 20 thrilling — adjective Causing the feeling of a sudden excitement …

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