Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: thrilling
IPA transcription: [θɹ'ɪlɪŋ]
Pronunciations of thrilling
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: electrifying, thrilling
    Meaning: causing a surge of emotion or excitement; "she gave an electrifying performance"; "a thrilling performer to watch"
Usage examples
  • The thrilling moment had now arrived.
  • The magnetic influence of her touch was thrilling through him while she spoke.
  • Of course, they all were thrilling, exciting, delightful, glorious, all those things.
  • Good!" rang thrilling through the room, as the old man reeled back from the wall against which he had been cast.
  • One of the most thrilling experiences of the following winter was a blizzard, which overtook us in our wanderings.
  • Peter walked the streets all day and a part of the night, thinking about Nell, and thrilling over the half promises she had made him.
  • I won't leave you now for the rest of my life, I'm coming with you," he heard close beside him Grushenka's tender voice, thrilling with emotion.
  • The brink was a delightful place, full of all the sweet ecstasies and thrilling joys of a seventh heaven, but over the brink--well! there should be no "over," for who was she?
  • He lay for hours dreaming of this, and inventing thrilling situations. Suddenly, at church, he became acquainted with the very youth, Edmund, who seemed to satisfy all his longings.
  • As is usual in such a locality it is the home of brave fishermen and daring boatmen who have many thrilling rescues to remember and many stormy encounters with the utmost fury of the sea.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Falcon's Fury, License CC BY-SA 4.0