Definitions for "Arouse"
Keywords:  rouse, stir, evoke, sleep, woke
To excite to action from a state of rest; to stir, or put in motion or exertion; to rouse; to excite; as, to arouse one from sleep; to arouse the dormant faculties.
call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
stop sleeping; "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"
cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
stimulate sexually; "This movie usually arouses the male audience"
To create sexual interest, either by physical or mental stimulation.