Sinonimi di arouse
1 (verbo )
to produce (a reaction, emotion, or response)His work has aroused intense interest.
I was stimulated to examine my deepest thoughts.
What inspired you to change your name?
The recession has prompted consumers to cut back on buying cars.
spark, , ,
What was it that sparked your interest in horses?
provoke, , , ,
His comments have provoked a shocked reaction.
He incited his fellow citizens to take revenge.
instigate, , ,
The violence was instigated by ex-members of the secret police.
a delicious aroma which whetted our appetites
These poems have helped kindle the imagination of generations of children.
2 (verbo )
He apologized, saying this subject always aroused him.
They hold the rebels responsible for inflaming the villagers.
These stories surprised and moved me.
I only take on work that excites me.
His friend's plight had spurred him into taking part.
There was little about the game to animate the crowd.
a tactic to prod the government into spending more on education
The thought of them inheriting all these things agitated her.
Thank you for quickening my spiritual understanding.
Her presence enlivened even the most boring meeting.
He goaded me into taking direct action.
They accused strike leaders of fomenting violence.
3 (verbo )
Some people are aroused by erotic novels.
thrill, , , , ,
The electric atmosphere both thrilled and terrified him.
This comment pleased her immensely.
Interesting words tickle the imagination.
He would tantalize the dog with food.
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in the sense of agitate
to excite, disturb, or troubleThe thought of them inheriting all these things agitated her.
in the sense of animate
to make livelyThere was little about the game to animate the crowd.
in the sense of enliven
to make lively, cheerful, or brightHer presence enlivened even the most boring meeting.
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