thrilling

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈθrɪlɪŋ/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(thriling)

WordReference English Collocations © 2020

thrilling

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a thrilling [show, book, read, movie, game, match]
  2. a thrilling [trip, adventure, climb, encounter]
  3. [witnessed, saw, enjoyed] a thrilling performance (by)
  4. [put on, gave, offered] a thrilling show
  5. had a thrilling time [traveling, climbing, camping]
  6. [was, pulled off, secured] a thrilling victory
  7. that's thrilling news!
  8. that's thrilling to hear!
  9. it's thrilling to be [here, part of it, invited]
  10. in a thrilling display of [strength, speed, knowledge]
  11. in a thrilling turn of events
  12. [came to, reached] a thrilling [finish, conclusion, climax]
  13. [enjoyed, went on] a thrilling ride (at the fair)
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

thrill

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a thrill of [excitement, happiness, nervousness]
  2. felt a thrill [rushing, running] through her
  3. gave me a thrill to [see, go, try, meet]
  4. do it for the thrill
  5. for the [sheer, pure] thrill of it
  6. was a thrill to see you (again)
  7. the thrill of [seeing]
  8. the thrill of the [ride, chase]
  9. always gets a thrill out of
  10. has never been a thrill to me
  11. thrill and [excitement, delight, adventure, entertainment]
  12. so, how do you get your thrills?
  13. I get my thrills by
  14. is just a cheap thrill
  15. [offer, give, want] cheap thrills
  16. a [story, movie, ride] full of thrills
v
  1. thrill the [audience, spectators]
  2. [he, the magician, the artist] thrilled his [audience]
  3. the [idea, kiss, good news] thrilled her
  4. he was thrilled by the [idea, prospect]
  5. the [shock, pleasure] thrilled through her
n as adj
  1. thrill seekers
  2. go on a thrill ride
  3. a thrill-a-minute ride
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