EXCITEMENT By N., Sam M.S. - 188 An emotional state of enthusiasm, eagerness and anticipation. Compare excitation. EXCITEMENT: "Joe was showing excitement about his first solo exhibition." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Hitler and Conformity ADOLESCENCE (Theories) DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) ANTISOCIAL REACTION OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) SCHIZOID PERSONALITY (Schizo- thymic Personality) READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EXCITEMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/excitement/ (accessed August 17, 2022).