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Definition 1: in an aroused state - [adjective denoting all]

(excited is similar to ...) full of excitement; thrilled

(excited is similar to ...) feeling intense pleasurable excitement

(excited is similar to ...) feeling mild pleasurable excitement

(excited is similar to ...) emotionally aroused

(excited is similar to ...) unduly excited

(excited is similar to ...) as if under the influence of alcohol

"felt intoxicated by her success" "drunk with excitement"

(excited is similar to ...) highly or nervously excited

"a fevered imagination"

(excited is similar to ...) possessed by inordinate excitement

"the crowd went crazy" "was crazy to try his new bicycle"

(excited is similar to ...) highly excited by eagerness, curiosity, etc.

"I've been agog all afternoon, waiting for the next episode in your mystery story"

(excited is similar to ...) excited in anticipation

(means also ...) troubled emotionally and usually deeply

"agitated parents"

Definition 2: (of persons) excessively affected by emotion - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where excited or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he would become emotional over nothing at all
  • she was worked up about all the noise

Synonyms for excited in the sense of this definition

(excited is similar to ...) troubled emotionally and usually deeply

"agitated parents"

Definition 3: (of e.g. a molecule) made reactive or more reactive - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for excited in the sense of this definition

(excited is similar to ...) participating readily in reactions

"sodium is a reactive metal" "free radicals are very reactive"

(excited belongs to category ...) the science of matter and energy and their interactions

"his favorite subject was physics"

Definition 4: marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where excited or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a crowd of delirious baseball fans
  • something frantic in their gaiety
  • a mad whirl of pleasure

Synonyms for excited in the sense of this definition

(excited is similar to ...) marked by extreme lack of restraint or control

"wild talk" "wild parties"

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