Associations to the word «Excitement»
EXCITEMENT, noun. (uncountable) the state of being excited (emotionally aroused).
EXCITEMENT, noun. (countable) something that excites.
EXCITEMENT, noun. The feeling of lively and cheerful joy; "he could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed".
EXCITEMENT, noun. The state of being emotionally aroused and worked up; "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation".
EXCITEMENT, noun. Something that agitates and arouses; "he looked forward to the excitements of the day".
EXCITEMENT, noun. Disturbance usually in protest.
The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.