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verb British English pronunciation: thrill /θrɪl/ 
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present tense
present participlethrilling
past tensethrilled
past participlethrilled

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  1. 1
    [transitive] to make someone feel very excited and pleased

    Their recent success has thrilled the whole community.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] formal to feel very excited and pleased
    thrill to:

    Scottish audiences have thrilled to his music.

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