Synonyms of thrill in English:

thrill


See definition of thrill

noun

1‘the thrill of jumping out of an aeroplane’

SYNONYMS

excitement, feeling of excitement, thrilling experience, stimulation, sensation, glow, tingle, titillation

fun, enjoyment, amusement, delight, joy, pleasure, treat, adventure

informal buzz, kick

North American informal charge

2‘a thrill of excitement ran through her’

SYNONYMS

tremor, wave, rush, surge, flash, flush, blaze, stab, dart, throb, tremble, quiver, flutter, shudder, vibration

flow, gush, stream, flood, torrent


verb

1‘even though he couldn't read, the sight of books thrilled him’

SYNONYMS

excite, stimulate, arouse, rouse, inspire, give joy to, delight, give pleasure to, stir, stir up, exhilarate, intoxicate, electrify, galvanize, move, motivate, fire, fire with enthusiasm, fire someone's imagination, fuel, brighten, animate, lift, quicken

informal give someone a buzz, give someone a kick

North American informal give someone a charge

ANTONYMS

bore

2‘he thrilled at the sound of her voice’

SYNONYMS

be excited, feel excited, tingle, feel joy

informal get a buzz out of, get a kick out of

North American informal get a charge out of

3‘the shock of alarm thrilled through her’

SYNONYMS

rush, race, surge, cascade, course, flood, flow, gush, wash, well up, sweep, flash, blaze, throb, quiver, shiver, flutter, shudder, vibrate