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One entry found for excite.
Main Entry: ex·cite
Pronunciation: ik-primarystresssimacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): ex·cit·ed; ex·cit·ing
1 : to stir up feeling in : ROUSE <the ideas that excite young people>
2 : to cause to be felt or done <excite admiration> <posters excited much interest in the show>
3 a : ENERGIZE 2a b : to produce a magnetic field in
4 : to increase the activity of (as nervous tissue) : STIMULATE
5 : to raise (as an atom) to a higher energy level
synonym see PROVOKE
- ex·cit·er noun

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