arousing

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adjective arous·ing \ə-ˈrau̇-ziŋ\

Definition of arousing

  1. :  causing stimulation to a state of excitement; especially :  sexually exciting sexually arousing materials He found the smell of her perfume arousing. — Irvine Welsh The strip was called Male Call, and it featured the most arousing woman of my young life: Miss Lace. — Pete Hamill

arousingly

adverb … Frischmann's lyrics are still arousingly sexy and smart. — Dan Aquilante

1948

First Known Use of arousing

1948



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