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English definition of “arouse”

arouse

verb [T]     /əˈraʊz/
CAUSE REACTION to make someone have a particular feeling or reaction: It's a subject which has aroused a lot of interest.Causing things to happen
CAUSE SEXUAL FEELING to make someone sexually excitedSexual attractionAttractive
(Definition of arouse verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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