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arouse

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  • verbexcite, entice
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Synonyms for arouse

verb excite, entice
  • awaken
  • foment
  • incite
  • inflame
  • instigate
  • kindle
  • provoke
  • rouse
  • spark
  • spur
  • stimulate
  • stir
  • whip up
  • agitate
  • alert
  • animate
  • call
  • challenge
  • electrify
  • enliven
  • foster
  • goad
  • move
  • rally
  • send
  • thrill
  • waken
  • warm
  • whet
  • fire up
  • heat up
  • turn on
  • wake up
  • work up

Antonyms for arouse

  • calm
  • cease
  • discourage
  • disenchant
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • prevent
  • put out
  • stop
  • bore
  • dishearten
  • dull
  • ignore
  • receive
  • lull
  • quiet

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actuate

verb. start a function or action, motivate

agitate

verb. disturb, trouble someone

agitating

verb. disturb, trouble someone
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