Synonyms of excitation


1. excitement, excitation, inflammation, fervor, fervour, emotional arousal

usage: the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up; "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"

2. excitation, innervation, irritation, arousal

usage: the neural or electrical arousal of an organ or muscle or gland

3. excitation, excitement, arousal, rousing

usage: something that agitates and arouses; "he looked forward to the excitements of the day"

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