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exhilarative

[ig-zil-uh-rey-tiv, -er-uh-tiv] /ɪgˈzɪl əˌreɪ tɪv, -ər ə tɪv/
adjective
1.
tending to exhilarate.
Also, exhilaratory
[ig-zil-er-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪgˈzɪl ər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; exhilarate + -ive
Related forms
unexhilarative, adjective
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