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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Thrill, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Thrilled p. pr. & vb. n. Thrilling.]
 1. To perforate by a pointed instrument; to bore; to transfix; to drill. [Obs.]
 He pierced through his chafed chest
 With thrilling point of deadly iron brand.   --Spenser.
 2. Hence, to affect, as if by something that pierces or pricks; to cause to have a shivering, throbbing, tingling, or exquisite sensation; to pierce; to penetrate.
 To bathe in flery floods, or to reside
 In thrilling region of thick-ribbed ice.   --Shak.
    Vivid and picturesque turns of expression which thrill theeader with sudden delight.   --M. Arnold.
 The cruel word her tender heart so thrilled,
 That sudden cold did run through every vein.   --Spenser.
 3. To hurl; to throw; to cast. [Obs.]
    I'll thrill my javelin.   --Heywood.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : feeling intense pleasurable excitement