excitation

Definitions of excitation
1

n the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up

Synonyms:
excitement, fervor, fervour, inflammation
Types:
fever pitch
a state of extreme excitement
sensation
a state of widespread public excitement and interest
Type of:
emotional arousal
the arousal of strong emotions and emotional behavior

n the neural or electrical arousal of an organ or muscle or gland

Synonyms:
innervation, irritation
Type of:
arousal
a state of heightened physiological activity

n something that agitates and arouses

Synonyms:
excitement
Types:
chiller, hair-raiser
excitation that makes your hair stand up or that chills your bones
thrill
something that causes you to experience a sudden intense feeling or sensation
Type of:
arousal, rousing
the act of arousing

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