great+excitement

  • 1 great excitement — big fuss, lot of excitement …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 2 excitement — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, extreme, great, high, intense, tremendous ▪ breathless, feverish, giddy (esp. AmE) …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 3 excitement — ex|cite|ment W3S3 [ıkˈsaıtmənt] n 1.) [U] the feeling of being excited ▪ The news caused great excitement among scientists. ▪ sexual excitement excitement of ▪ the excitement of becoming a parent excitement at ▪ children filled with excitement at …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 excitement — noun 1 (U) the feeling of being excited: squeals of excitement (+ of): The new job held none of the excitement of her career in the police. (+ at): their excitement at the discovery | The news that Ms Street had eloped with Jean caused great… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 excitement */*/ — UK [ɪkˈsaɪtmənt] / US noun Word forms excitement : singular excitement plural excitements 1) [uncountable] the feeling of being excited The long wait only added to our excitement. There was great excitement amongst the crowd as they waited for… …

    English dictionary

  • 6 excitement — ex|cite|ment [ ık saıtmənt ] noun ** 1. ) uncount the feeling of being excited: The long wait only added to our excitement. There was great excitement in the crowd as they waited for the president to arrive. excitement of: the excitement of… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 excitement — [[t]ɪksa͟ɪtmənt[/t]] excitements N VAR You use excitement to refer to the state of being excited, or to something that excites you. Everyone is in a state of great excitement. ...the excitement of a thunderstorm... This game had its challenges,… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 Great Googly Moogly — is a phrase which has been used in popular music lyrics (particularly Rhythm Blues) by various artists dating back to the 1950s [ [http://www.arf.ru/Notes/Apostro/rubsit.html ARF: Notes and Comments: APOSTROPHE( ): Nanook Rubs It ] ] Known… …

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  • 9 excitement — ► NOUN 1) a feeling of great enthusiasm and eagerness. 2) something that arouses such a feeling. 3) sexual arousal …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 excitement — n. 1) to arouse, create, stir up excitement 2) to feel excitement 3) considerable, great, intense; mounting excitement 4) excitement builds (to a climax); mounts 5) excitement about, at, over * * * [ɪk saɪtmənt] at create great intense …

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  • 11 Great Lakes Engineering Works — The Great Lakes Engineering Works is a shipbuilding company with a shipyard in Ecorse, Michigan. It is most notable for its construction of the Edmund Fitzgerald.HistoryIn 1902, the Riverside Iron Works was taken over by the Great Lakes… …

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  • 12 Great White Fleet — The Great White Fleet was the popular nickname for the United States Navy battle fleet that completed a circumnavigation of the globe from December 16, 1907, to February 22, 1909 by order of U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt. It consisted of four …

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  • 13 great — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. 1 large in amount, degree, size, etc. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ADVERB ▪ very ▪ The play was a very great success …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 GREAT AWAKENING —    a series of REVIVALS in the American colonies between 1725 and 1760. They reached a peak in 1726 but fresh conversions and excitement occurred in New England in 1734 1735 through the preaching of Jonathan EDWARDS. The English EVANGELIST George …

    Concise dictionary of Religion

  • 15 Excitement, Mr —    ‘So long, Mr Excitement,’. says a wife to her husband, with heavy sarcasm, in A Salute to the Great McCarthy, by Barry Oakley. See also Nonce Names, Introduction, p. 5 …

    A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

  • 16 excitement — noun a feeling of great enthusiasm and eagerness. ↘something exciting. ↘sexual arousal …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 The Great Train Robbery (film) — Infobox Film name = The Great Train Robbery |thumb director = Edwin S. Porter writer = Edwin S. Porter based on the 1896 play by Scott Marble starring = Justus D. Barnes Gilbert M. Anderson producer = distributor = Edison Manufacturing Company… …

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  • 18 Mercure Great Keppel Island Resort (Great Keppel Island) — Mercure Great Keppel Island Resort country: Australia, city: Great Keppel Island (Beach) Mercure Great Keppel Island Resort Location Mercure Great Keppel Island Resort is located on the rim of the famous Great Barrier Reef, about a few minutes… …

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  • 19 Another Great Game in Central Asia? — ▪ 1997 Introduction       by Bess Brown  The Central Asian republics gained their independence in the collapse of the U.S.S.R. at the end of 1991. There was considerable disquiet in Western foreign ministries at the time over the possibility that …

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  • 20 enthusiasm —    Great excitement for or interest in a subject or effort, or the source or cause of such great excitement or interest. An enthusiast is an enthusiastic person. Enthusiasm is an important ingredient in motivation to produce art, as well as to… …

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