Definition of excitable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɪkˈsaɪtəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ɪkˈsaɪtəbl//
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(of people or animals) likely to become easily excited a class of excitable ten-year-olds See related entries: ExcitementExtra examples He isn’t overly excitable. The horses have easily excitable nervous systems. He’s as excitable as any young puppy. She had trouble controlling the class of excitable ten-year-olds.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: excitable