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Definition 1: act as a stimulant - [verb of change]

Samples where excite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The book stimulated her imagination
  • This play stimulates

Synonyms for excite in the sense of this definition

(excite is a kind of ...) have an effect upon

"Will the new rules affect me?"

(... is a kind of excite ) give life or energy to

"The cold water invigorated him"

(... is a kind of excite ) stimulate to action

"innervate a muscle or a nerve"

(... is a kind of excite ) excite to some characteristic action or condition, such as motion, contraction, or nervous impulse, by the application of a stimulus

"irritate the glands of a leaf"

Definition 2: produce a magnetic field in - [verb of change]

Samples where excite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • excite the neurons

(excite is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

Definition 3: raise to a higher energy level - [verb of change]

Samples where excite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • excite the atoms

Synonyms for excite in the sense of this definition

(excite is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

Definition 4: stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of - [verb of emotion]

Samples where excite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • These stories shook the community
  • the civil war shook the country

Synonyms for excite in the sense of this definition

(excite is a kind of ...) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

"arouse pity" "raise a smile" "evoke sympathy"

(... is a kind of excite ) stimulate

"fuel the debate on creationism"

(... is a kind of excite ) stimulate sexually

"This movie usually arouses the male audience"

(... is a kind of excite ) cause fear in

"The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me" "Ghosts could never affright her"

(... is a kind of excite ) feel sudden intense sensation or emotion

"he was thrilled by the speed and the roar of the engine"

(... is a kind of excite ) give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting

"the window displays tempted the shoppers"

(... is a kind of excite ) fill with high spirits; fill with optimism

"Music can uplift your spirits"

(... is a kind of excite ) heighten or intensify

"These paintings exalt the imagination"

(... is a kind of excite ) excite pleasurably or erotically

"A titillating story appeared in the usually conservative magazine"

Definition 5: stimulate sexually - [verb of emotion]

Samples where excite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This movie usually arouses the male audience

Synonyms for excite in the sense of this definition

(excite is a kind of ...) stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of

"These stories shook the community" "the civil war shook the country"

(... is a kind of excite ) try to seduce

Definition 6: arouse or elicit a feeling - [verb of emotion]

(excite is a kind of ...) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

"arouse pity" "raise a smile" "evoke sympathy"

(... is a kind of excite ) cause to feel enthusiasm

Definition 7: cause to be agitated, excited, or roused - [verb of emotion]

Samples where excite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks

Synonyms for excite in the sense of this definition

(excite is a kind of ...) move deeply

"This book upset me" "A troubling thought"

(... is a kind of excite ) get excited or stimulated

"The children were all psyched up after the movie"

(... is a kind of excite ) make nervous or agitated

"The mere thought of her bothered him and made his heart beat faster"

(... is a kind of excite ) make upset or troubled

(... is a kind of excite ) excite suddenly and intensely

"The news electrified us"

Definition 8: stir feelings in - [verb of perception]

Samples where excite or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • stimulate my appetite
  • excite the audience
  • stir emotions

Synonyms for excite in the sense of this definition

(excite is a kind of ...) cause to sense; make sensitive

"She sensitized me with respect to gender differences in this traditional male-dominated society" "My tongue became sensitized to good wine"

(... is a kind of excite ) get sexual gratification through self-stimulation

(... is a kind of excite ) stimulate sexually

"The old man wanted to be masturbated by the prostitute"

(... is a kind of excite ) cause (someone's) hair to stand on end and to have goosebumps

"Hitchcock movies horripilate me"

(... is a kind of excite ) provoke or excite

"The rock musician worked the crowd of young girls into a frenzy"

(... is a kind of excite ) provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation

(... is a kind of excite ) cause to be thrilled by some perceptual input

"The men were thrilled by a loud whistle blow"

(... is a kind of excite ) make keen or more acute

"whet my appetite"

(... is a kind of excite ) fill with distaste

"This spoilt food disgusts me"

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