Synonyms of 'excite'

activate, arouse, attract, beat, begin, bring about, cause, churn, convulse, cultivate, disquiet, disturb, energize, enkindle, enliven, fan, foment, generate, heat, ignite, incense, inflame, infuriate, initiate, inspire, inspirit, instigate, interest, intrigue, kindle, move, prime, prod, refine, ripple, roughen, rumple, sensitize, shake, spark, start, stir, tickle, touch off, waken, whisk, sharpen, ruffle, roil, rile, rally, quicken, provoke, pique, perturb, paddle, overexcite, occasion, nettle, motivate, madden, invite, invigorate, incite, impassion, galvanize, fret, frenzy, fluster, flurry, flame, fire, ferment, fascinate, enrage, elicit, electrify, disconcert, discompose, disarrange, concern, call forth, awaken, awake, annoy, animate, anger, agitate, whip, whet, warm, wake, urge, upset, trouble, titillate, thrill, tantalize, swirl, stimulate, rouse