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- To stimulate feelings.
- The new building proposals in the village are arousing unneeded discomfort.
- to arouse compassion
- to arouse jealousy
- to arouse anger
- To sexually stimulate.
- I can't keep my eyes off the dancer; she arouses me greatly.
- To wake from sleep or stupor.
- She was snoring and nothing would arouse her.
to stimulate feelings
to sexually stimulate