excitedly excitedly  /ɪk ˈsaɪ təd li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with excitement; in an excited manner

Usage(s):

  1. Here's a clue: amid the jumble of voices filling the shop as the girls paw excitedly through the clothes, one word can be heard again and again: kawaii.
  2. Farmers rejected bids right left, began to mill about excitedly shouting.
  3. In Manhattan, Broadway's Shirley Booth, whose slatternly housewife in Come Back, Little Sheba was her first screen role, stumbled excitedly up the steps to the stage.

News

  1. Photo: Kristin Cavallari's Gorgeous Wedding Dress

    Last Friday, Kristin Cavallari excitedly tweeted, “I’m officially Kristin Elizabeth Cutler!!!!!” and now we see what she was wearing when she took her vows the next day. The wedding ceremony took place at Woodmont Christian Church in Nashville, followed by a reception at Houston Station,...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ABC News via Yahoo! News

  2. 'Hills' Star's Gorgeous Wedding Dress

    Last Friday, Kristin Cavallari excitedly tweeted, “I’m officially Kristin Elizabeth Cutler!!!!!” and now we see what she was wearing when she took her vows the next day. The wedding ceremony took place at Woodmont Christian Church in Nashville, followed by a reception at Houston Station,...        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Healthy Hollywood: Try It On Tuesday - Kerri Walsh Jennings' Post-Baby Workout!

    The three-time Olympic medalist chatted excitedly to Healthy Hollywood about motherhood, working out and starting to train just 4 weeks after giving birth to her daughter.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Access Hollywood via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. On Thursday, Odinga said officers killed seven people in Nairobi "whose only crime was jumping up and down excitedly."
    on Jan 18, 2008 By: Raila Odinga Source: National Post

  2. "It's a good victory for our team, for our morale," said Puerto Rico manager Jose Oquendo. "The guys played well. The people of Puerto Rico were watching this game excitedly. They also deserve it."
    on Mar 14, 2009 By: Jose Oquendo Source: AFP

  3. Raja says: "I guess the prospect of a cash stimulus has got Pakistan thinking excitedly. Agreed, an Indian series is too lucrative to pass over, but is making overtures and running after India with a begging bowl the way to conduct cricket business?...
    on Dec 16, 2008 By: Rameez Raja Source: TopNews

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