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  • n. Plural form of thrill-seeker.

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Examples

  • The technology behind uploading one's consciousness also gives rise to desperate people renting out their bodies to rich thrill-seekers (as detailed in the excellent short story/extract, "Sweats", reviewed here).

    REVIEW: The Accord by Keith Brooke

  • One 2008 study by Dr. Zald and colleagues found key differences in how the brains of thrill-seekers and thrill-avoiders handle dopamine, the brain chemical of pleasure and reward.

    Scary Movies and Real-Life Risks

  • They can be total thrill-seekers; when they get sex on the brain, they'll get off with their fingers or their pet bunny or whatever else is around.

    Susie Bright: Why Lying About Monogamy Matters -- Ross Douthat's Happy Ending

  • Today, itis packed on the weekends with localsand thrill-seekers looking to taste, try, and be delighted.

    Alexis Swanson Traina: A Sweet Crepe From La Crepe!

  • Considering the enormous loss of life in the SECOND WORLD WAR, glorifying it in a video game demonstrates very poor judgement and bad taste†¦ These horrific events should be confined to the annals of history, not trivialised and rendered for thrill-seekers to play out†¦ It’s entirely possible that GERMAN/JAPANESE families will buy the game, and for them it may prove particularly harrowing.

    Konami dumps Six Days in Fallujah

  • If you're the type that likes to challenge your fears, take a deep breath, get strapped in and feel the buzz as we take a ride through the thrill-seekers 'bucket list, adapted from Lonely Planet's list of the Biggest Adrenaline Rushes.

    10 Best Trips For Adrenaline-Rush Seekers (PHOTOS)

  • The Soarin' Eagle propels thrill-seekers to speeds of 40 mph in about two seconds.

    Coney Island hot dog contest adds women's pigout

  • War reporters are often seen as a wild bunch of thrill-seekers who wade into danger zones simply for the sake of the adrenalin high the settings inevitably provide.

    Gayle Tzemach Lemmon: Why Was Logan There? Because It Is Her Job

  • First they came for the toilets, making them more efficient and less exciting, for thrill-seekers like me who liked to feel we were doing our business on something that could, if required, engulf the city of Detroit in a single flush.

    Lightbulbs, toilets, and Rand Paul's potty mouth

  • But, then, two Saturdays before Christmas, 1968, I was one of three little paddyboy white kids from Brooklyn (along with Benjy and Andy, both from the same school, both in fearful awe of Alonzo the way I was, both music-freaks like me) making our way to the Fillmore East and into a sold out crowd of other paddyboy white kids ... musical thrill-seekers all, there to witness The Sam & Dave Review.

    Binky Philips: Sam & Dave Take Me to School, 1968

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