Synonyms of excite in English:



  • 1 the prospect of a vacation excited me
    thrill, exhilarate, animate, enliven, rouse, stir, stimulate, galvanize, electrify, inspirit
    informal buck up, pep up, give someone a buzz, give someone a kick, give someone a charge
    [Antonyms] bore depress
  • 2 she wore a chiffon nightgown to excite him
    arouse, arouse sexually, stimulate, titillate, inflame
    informal turn someone on, get someone going
    [Antonyms] turn off
  • 3 his clothes excited envy
    provoke, stir up, rouse, arouse, kindle, trigger (off), spark (off), incite, cause
    literary enkindle
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