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Synonyms for arousal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arousal, rousing(noun)

    the act of arousing

    "the purpose of art is the arousal of emotions"

    foreplay, rousing, stimulation

  2. arousal(noun)

    a state of heightened physiological activity

    foreplay, rousing, stimulation

  3. arousal(noun)

    awakening from sleep

    foreplay, rousing, stimulation

  4. foreplay, arousal, stimulation(noun)

    mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse

    rousing, stimulant, foreplay, input, stimulation, stimulus

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    excitation, excitement, awakening

How to say arousal in sign language?

  1. arousal

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  • Erwachen, Erregtheit, Aufwachen, Erregung, Erregtsein, Aufweckung, WachwerdenGerman
  • excitaciónSpanish
  • herääminen, kiihottuminenFinnish
  • éveil, excitationFrench
  • 興奮, 喚起, 覚醒Japanese
  • бодрствование, возбуждение, пробуждениеRussian
  • pagka-libogTagalog
  • 覺醒Chinese

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