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synonyms for rousing

  • bouncy
  • chirpy
  • enthusiastic
  • lively
  • spirited
  • zippy
  • active
  • alert
  • animated
  • brisk
  • bustling
  • busy
  • buzzing
  • dashing
  • jumping
  • refreshing
  • stimulating
  • astir
  • bright
  • buoyant
  • energetic
  • frisky
  • full of pep
  • hyper
  • industrious
  • peppy
  • perky
  • snappy
  • spry
  • vigorous
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antonyms for rousing

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  • apathetic
  • dispirited
  • lethargic
  • idle
  • inactive
  • lazy
  • quiet
  • sluggish
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How to use rousing in a sentence

It’s not new that some politicians raise more money than others, of course, nor is it new that fundraising correlates to rabble-rousing.
HOW THE INTERNET IS EMPOWERING POLITICIANS, WRITERS AND PORN STARS AT THE EXPENSE OF INSTITUTIONSPHILIP BUMPAPRIL 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
With stellar performances, stunning cinematography, impressive period detail and rousing musical performances, there’s a lot here to like.
NEW ARETHA BIOSERIES DRAMATIZES SINGER’S TURBULENT LIFEJOEY DIGUGLIELMOMARCH 19, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
At the time, WallStreetBets hadn’t yet made its name as a kind of collective investment vehicle, rousing members to pour money into stocks they considered undervalued.
A REDDIT USER ON WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE PART OF “THE MOTHER OF ALL SHORT SQUEEZES”SAMANTH SUBRAMANIANJANUARY 28, 2021QUARTZ
My book couldn’t conclude with a rousing sense of wrongs righted and justice served.
THE UNFINISHED BUSINESS OF FLINT’S WATER CRISISBY ANNA CLARKJANUARY 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
Netflix started its fall season a few weeks ago with Charlie Kaufman’s I’m Thinking of Ending Things — stellar, but not exactly rousing — and the Southern gothic drama The Devil All the Time, which was kind of a dud.
TWO OF THE YEAR’S BEST MOVIES ARE NOW ON NETFLIXALISSA WILKINSONOCTOBER 9, 2020VOX
And that, perhaps, they will by and by succeed in rousing the "stubborn enthusiasm of the people" against themselves?
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
It may be, as Barbour says, that Bruce used the occasion to deliver to his men another rousing address.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
Sir Matthew Fleet's visit seemed like a turning-point with the May family, rousing and giving them revived hopes.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
The man believes every word he says, and his power of rousing strong emotion has seldom been equalled.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
A charming poem on perfumes classifies them, rousing ideas, sensations, and memories.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
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WORDS RELATED TO ROUSING

  • enlivening
  • exhilarating
  • invigorating
  • quickening
  • rousing
  • spiriting
  • vitalizing
  • animating
  • chilly
  • cool
  • crisp
  • energizing
  • exhilarative
  • fresh
  • invigorating
  • lively
  • quickening
  • refreshing
  • restorative
  • reviving
  • rousing
  • stimulating
  • stimulative
  • tonic
  • vigorous
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