Excitement Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Excitement

Any sudden activity; a stir.
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Something arousing such interest or zeal
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The state or quality of being eager; ardent desire.
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The act of enlivening the spirits; the act of making glad or cheerful; a gladdening.
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The activity produced in an organ, tissue, or cell of the body that is caused by stimulation, especially by a nerve or neuron.
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The state or quality of having, giving off, or keeping in a moderate degree of heat
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Something, such as a yeast, bacterium, mold, or enzyme, that causes fermentation.
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Something that disturbs.
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A state of extreme confusion or agitation; commotion or tumult:
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Theatrical plays of a particular kind or period:
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Anything that stimulates or livens up; piquant element
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(Psychology) Impaired orientation with respect to time, place, or person; a disturbed mental state.
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A disorderly commotion or disturbance:
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A slight movement:
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The definition of commotion is a state of confusion, especially noisy confusion or hubbub.
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The definition of a trepidation is a trembling movement, fear or nervousness.
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Strong feeling; excitement
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Something done for pleasure or entertainment, especially one involving movement or an excursion.
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(Countable or uncountable) Excessive activity, worry, bother, or talk about something.
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The act of awaking, or ceasing to sleep.
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A stirring up or arousing; disturbance of tranquillity; disturbance of mind which shows itself by physical excitement; perturbation.
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(Rare) An act or occurrence in which something is aroused
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A tingling sensation; pins and needles.
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A sudden, violent change
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Fervor is defined as intense feelings or passion.
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(Countable) A hot spell.
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Delirium is defined as a feeling of extreme uncontrolled excitement, or a feeling of confusion and paranoia.
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A cause or condition of worry or irritation; trouble; fuss
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A commotion; a stir.
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The preparation of animated cartoons
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Variation in a designated orbit, as of a planet, that results from the influence of one or more external bodies. Gravitational attraction between planets can cause perturbations and cause a planet to deviate from its expected orbit. Perturbations in Neptune's orbit led to the discovery of the object—Pluto—that was causing the perturbation. Perturbations in the orbits of stars have led to the discovery of planetary systems outside of our Solar system.
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A pushing or goading toward action.
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A sudden outburst, as of some emotion
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Uproar; enthusiastic anger.
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A group of psychiatric symptoms, including heightened emotionality, attention-seeking behavior, and physical symptoms in the absence of organic pathology. The symptoms of hysteria are currently attributed to any of several psychiatric conditions, including somatization disorder, multiple personality disorder, and histrionic personality disorder. The term hysteria is no longer used in clinical use.
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A state of restlessness or uneasiness; disquietude.
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The definition of a sensation is any sort of impressions of the senses, a state of excitement or something that is exciting and lively.
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An agent, action, or condition that elicits or accelerates a physiological or psychological activity or response.
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A great, widespread outburst of admiration or enthusiasm; craze; rage
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A current, eagerly adopted fashion; a fad or craze:
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The series of events and episodes that form the plot of a story or play:
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The act of arousing or the state of being aroused.
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The definition of ado refers to a flurry of activity.
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A nervously excited or confused condition
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The condition of being flustered
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(Computing) A cover to protect and hide the back panel of a computer or other office machine.
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A task yet to be done; an item on a to-do list.
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A state of nervous excitement, confusion, or distress; a dither.
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A remarkable occurrence; a striking event; a stirring incident; as, the adventures of one's life.
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(Informal) A commotion or disturbance:
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A call to act; encouragement to act, often in an illegal fashion.
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The reaction of a part of the body to injury or infection, characterized by swelling, heat, redness, and pain. The process includes increased blood flow with an influx of white blood cells and other chemical substances that facilitate healing.
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Any sensational, extravagantly emotional situation, behavior, etc.
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The need or wish to hurry; a condition of urgency:
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Antonyms for Excitement

The state of being serene; calmness; peacefulness.
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Complete lack of emotion or motivation about a person, activity, or object; depression; lack of interest or enthusiasm; disinterest.
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The condition of being bored; ennui.
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Calm is defined as a state of peace and tranquility.
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A quiet or peaceful quality; freedom from turmoil or agitation
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An agreement or a treaty to end hostilities:
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(Countable) The product of being calm.
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Freedom from excitement; serenity; calmness
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enthusiasm; incitement
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A short period of quiet or of comparative calm, lessened activity, etc.
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(Of an edge) bluntness.
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Words Related to Excitement

Intensity of feeling or reaction
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Plural form of feeling
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(Slang) Strong sexual attraction or desire. Used with the.
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