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Become excited

thrill

verb

to feel very excited and pleased

exult

verb

to feel or show great pleasure and excitement, especially about something that you have achieved

swoon

verb

to be extremely excited and impressed by someone who you like or admire

crackle

verb

to be full of something such as nervousness or excitement

go mad

to become extremely excited and happy

someone’s heart leaps/jumps/quickens

used for saying that someone suddenly feels excited, nervous, or afraid

get carried away

to become so excited or involved in something that you lose control of your feelings or behaviour

go crazy

if an audience or group of people go crazy, they become very excited

fall over yourself to do something

to be very enthusiastic about doing something

jump up and down

to be very angry, excited, or enthusiastic

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