Bold designs that exhilarate the viewer's imagination.
We were exhilarated by the cool, pine-scented air.
An example of to exhilarate is jumping into a cold swimming pool.
Origin of exhilarate
- Latin exhilarāre exhilarāt- ex- intensive pref. ex– hilarāre to make cheerful (from hilaris, hilarus cheerful) (from Greek hilaros)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition