Meaning of “excite” - Learner’s Dictionary

excite

verb [ T ] uk us /ɪkˈsaɪt/
EMOTION

to make someone feel very happy and enthusiastic:

Try not to excite the children too much.
REACTION formal

to cause a particular reaction in someone:

This product has excited a great deal of interest.

(Definition of “excite” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)