Found 3 items, similar to thrill.
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English → English
n 1: the swift release of a store of affective force; “they got a
great bang out of it”
; “what a boot!”
; “he got a quick
rush from injecting heroin”
; “he does it for kicks”
2: an almost pleasurable sensation of fright; “a frisson of
surprise shot through him”
3: something that thrills; “the thrills of space travel”
v 1: cause to be thrilled by some perceptual input; “The men were
thrilled by a loud whistle blow”
2: feel sudden intense sensation or emotion; “he was thrilled
by the speed and the roar of the engine”
3: tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement [syn: shudder
4: fill with sublime emotion; tickle pink (exhilarate is
obsolete in this usage); “The children were thrilled at
the prospect of going to the movies”
; “He was inebriated
by his phenomenal success”
English → English
(thr[i^]l), n. [See Trill
A warbling; a trill.
, n. [AS. [thorn]yrel an aperture. See Thrill
A breathing place or hole; a nostril, as of a bird.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Thrilled
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [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
through; probably akin to D. drillen to drill, to bore.
[root]53. See Through
, and cf. Drill
to bore, Nostril
1. To perforate by a pointed instrument; to bore; to
transfix; to drill. [Obs.]
He pierced through his chafed chest
With thrilling point of deadly iron brand.
2. Hence, to affect, as if by something that pierces or
pricks; to cause to have a shivering, throbbing, tingling,
or exquisite sensation; to pierce; to penetrate.
To bathe in flery floods, or to reside
In thrilling region of thick-ribbed ice. --Shak.
Vivid and picturesque turns of expression which
thrill the ?eader with sudden delight. --M. Arnold.
The cruel word her tender heart so thrilled,
That sudden cold did run through every vein.
3. To hurl; to throw; to cast. [Obs.]
I'll thrill my javelin. --Heywood.
1. A drill. See 3d Drill
2. A sensation as of being thrilled; a tremulous excitement;
as, a thrill of horror; a thrill of joy. --Burns.
, v. i.
1. To pierce, as something sharp; to penetrate; especially,
to cause a tingling sensation that runs through the system
with a slight shivering; as, a sharp sound thrills through
the whole frame.
I have a faint cold fear thrills through my veins.
2. To feel a sharp, shivering, tingling, or exquisite
sensation, running through the body.
To seek sweet safety out
In vaults and prisons, and to thrill and shake.