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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arousedadjective

    aroused to action

    "the aroused opposition"

    Synonyms:
    randy, wound up, stirred, excited, worked up, stimulated, turned on(p), ablaze, aflame, horny, ruttish, emotional, steamy, stirred up

    Antonyms:
    unexcited, unsexy, relaxed, unawakened, passionless, unagitated

  2. stimulated, stirred, stirred up, arousedadjective

    emotionally aroused

    Synonyms:
    horny, stimulated, ruttish, aflame, moved(p), emotional, stirred, affected, turned on(p), randy, touched, worked up, wound up, steamy, stirred up, excited, ablaze

    Antonyms:
    unagitated, passionless, unawakened, unsexy, unexcited, relaxed

  3. aroused, wound upadjective

    brought to a state of great tension

    "all wound up for a fight"

    Synonyms:
    randy, wound up, stirred, excited, worked up, stimulated, turned on(p), ablaze, aflame, horny, ruttish, emotional, steamy, stirred up

    Antonyms:
    relaxed, unawakened, unexcited, passionless, unagitated, unsexy

  4. aroused, horny, randy, ruttish, steamy, turned on(p)adjective

    feeling great sexual desire

    "feeling horny"

    Antonyms:
    passionless, unawakened, unsexy, unagitated, unexcited, relaxed

  5. ablaze, aflame, arousedadjective

    keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement

    "his face all ablaze with excitement"- Bram Stoker; "he was aflame with desire"

    Synonyms:
    ablaze(p), aflare(p), horny, aflame(p), stimulated, ruttish, aflame, afire(p), alight(p), emotional, stirred, on fire(p), reddened, inflamed, turned on(p), randy, worked up, wound up, steamy, stirred up, excited, ablaze

    Antonyms:
    relaxed, passionless, unsexy, unexcited, unagitated, unawakened

  6. aroused, emotional, excited, worked upadjective

    (of persons) excessively affected by emotion

    "he would become emotional over nothing at all"; "she was worked up about all the noise"

    Synonyms:
    horny, stimulated, delirious, aflame, ruttish, emotional, stirred, activated, turned on(p), randy, frantic, unrestrained, mad, worked up, wound up, steamy, stirred up, excited, ablaze

    Antonyms:
    passionless, unawakened, relaxed, unagitated, unsexy, unexcited

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "aroused":

    excited, awakened, raised, provoked, attracted, caused, sparked, generated

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How to use aroused in a sentence?

  1. Arnold J. Toynbee:

    Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be aroused by two things first, an ideal, with takes the imagination by storm, and second, a definite intelligible plan for carrying that ideal into practice.

  2. Émile Durkheim:

    From top to bottom of the ladder, greed is aroused without knowing where to find ultimate foothold. Nothing can calm it, since its goal is far beyond all it can attain. Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned.

  3. Pat Conroy, "The Lords of Discipline":

    I wanted to become the seeker, the aroused and passionate explorer, and it was better going at it knowing nothing at all, always choosing the unmarked bottle, always choosing your own unproven method, armed with nothing but faith and a belief in astonishment.

  4. Carl Paladino:

    I was thinking the other day about somebody had mentioned on the radio Adolf Hitler and how he aroused the crowds.

  5. David Attenborough:

    You have aroused the world.


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