One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1(in the Philippines) causing or characterized by a feeling of exhilaration or elation.‘the fans went wild with the kilig moments they shared on stage’‘it's their most kilig movie to date’
- 1.1 (of a person) exhilarated or elated by an exciting or romantic experience.‘I get kilig every time I hear this song’
- 1.1 (of a person) exhilarated or elated by an exciting or romantic experience.
nounmass nounSE Asian
A feeling of exhilaration or elation caused by an exciting or romantic experience.‘she could not contain her smiles and kilig, especially when he brought a bouquet of flowers just for her’‘that feeling that the kilig is gone isn't reason to give up on your relationship’
Tagalog kilig ‘a thrill’.
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