Synonyms of excite in English:

excite


See definition of excite

verb

1‘the prospect of a holiday excited me’

SYNONYMS
thrill, exhilarate, animate, enliven, rouse, stir, move, stimulate, galvanize, electrify, fire the imagination of, fire the enthusiasm of
delight, enrapture, intoxicate
informal send, tickle, tickle someone pink, buck up, pep up, ginger up, give someone a buzz, give someone a kick, get someone going
North American informal light a fire under, give someone a charge
rare inspirit
ANTONYMS

bore, depress

2‘the passion in the kiss excited them both’

SYNONYMS
arouse, arouse sexually, make someone feel sexually excited, stimulate, titillate, inflame
please, attract, entice
informal turn someone on, give someone a thrill, get someone going, float someone's boat, do it for someone, light someone's fire, tickle someone's fancy
ANTONYMS

turn off

3‘his clothes excited envy and admiration’

SYNONYMS
provoke, stir up, elicit, rouse, arouse, stimulate, kindle, trigger, trigger off, touch off, spark off, awaken, incite, instigate, foment, bring out, cause, bring about
literary enkindle