hyperexcitement

excitement

[ik-sahyt-muhnt]
noun
1.
an excited state or condition.
2.
something that excites.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English excitament encouragement < Medieval Latin excitāmentum. See excite, -ment

hyperexcitement, noun
superexcitement, noun


1. perturbation, commotion, ado. See agitation.


1. serenity.
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excitement (ɪkˈsaɪtmənt)
 
n
1.  the state of being excited
2.  a person or thing that excites; stimulation or thrill

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excitement
c.1600, from excite + -ment.
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excitement ex·cite·ment (ĭk-sīt'mənt)
n.
An emotional state characterized by its potential for impulsive or poorly controlled activity.

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