(adjective, verb)


1. aroused to action

- the aroused opposition

Similar word(s): awakened

2. emotionally aroused

Similar word(s): excited, stimulated, stirred

3. brought to a state of great tension

Similar word(s): tense

4. feeling great sexual desire

Similar word(s): sexy, horny, randy, ruttish, steamy

5. keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement

Similar word(s): passionate, ablaze, aflame

6. (of persons) excessively affected by emotion

Similar word(s): agitated, emotional, excited


1. simple past tense and past participle of arouse