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Meaning of excited by Wiktionary Dictionary

excited


    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ɛksaɪtɛd/

    Adjective

    excited ( comparative more excited, superlative most excited )

    1. Having great enthusiasm .
      He was very excited about his promotion .
    2. ( physics ) Being in a state of higher energy .
      The excited electrons give off light when they drop to a lower energy state .
    3. Having an erection; erect .

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    Verb

    excited

    1. Past participle of excite


Explanation of excited by Wordnet Dictionary

excited


    Adjective
    1. ( of persons ) excessively affected by emotion

    2. in an aroused state

    3. ( of e.g. a molecule ) made reactive or more reactive

    4. marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion