Synonyms for rousing

Synonyms for (noun) rousing

Synonyms: rousing, arousal

Definition: the act of arousing

Usage: the purpose of art is the arousal of emotions

Similar words: change of state

Definition: the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics

Synonyms for (adjective) rousing

Synonyms: rousing

Definition: rousing to activity or heightened action as by spurring or goading

Usage: tossed a rousing political comment into the conversation

Similar words: provocative

Definition: serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy

Usage: a provocative remark; a provocative smile; provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance- Anthony Trollope


Synonyms: stirring, rousing

Definition: capable of arousing enthusiasm or excitement

Usage: a rousing sermon; stirring events such as wars and rescues

Similar words: stimulating

Definition: rousing or quickening activity or the senses

Usage: a stimulating discussion