I was thrilled by my own victory and also pleased that I would be serving in the majority.
They note that she is learning to read and write, and recently took her first canoe ride on a lake, an outing that thrilled her.
Thus we were thrilled when the New York–based Papaya King opened its first West Coast location in Hollywood in late May.
People in London are thrilled with the one hour of daylight that appears every other day.
And why are Jews so thrilled to be in lockstep with the heirs of Pat Robertson?
Many of those looking on thought all this was a part of the show, and were thrilled with the wonderful acting.
She thrilled to the touch of his lips on her flesh; but she drew her arm away.
I had little heart for a reporter's version of what had so thrilled me coming from Leighton's own lips.
He resumed his labours, thrilled with the sensation of accomplishment.
The companion's voice was light and cheerful; she went upstairs only pleasantly excited and thrilled.
c.1300, "to pierce, penetrate," metathesis of Old English þyrlian, from þyrel "hole" (in Middle English, also "nostril"), from þurh "through" (cf. Middle High German dürchel "pierced, perforated;" see through) + -el. Meaning "give a shivering, exciting feeling" is first recorded 1590s, via metaphoric notion of "pierce with emotion." Related: Thrilled; thrilling.
"a shivering, exciting feeling," 1670s, from thrill (v.). Meaning "a thrilling experience" is attested from 1936.
The vibration accompanying a cardiac or vascular murmur, detectible on palpation.