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rousing

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of rousing

  1. 1 causing great emotional or mental stimulation a rousing rendition of our national anthem Synonyms of rousing breathtaking, charged, electric, electrifying, exhilarating, exhilarative, galvanic, galvanizing, hair-raising, heart-stopping, inspiring, intoxicating, kicky, mind-bending, mind-blowing, mind-boggling, rip-roaring, exciting, stimulating, stirring, thrillingWords Related to rousing arresting, interesting, intriguing, provocative, tantalizing, titillating; absorbing, engrossing, gripping, riveting; moving, poignant, touching; enchanting, enthralling, fascinating, spellbinding; dynamic, energetic, high-voltage, kinetic, lively, lustyNear Antonyms of rousing boring, mind-numbing, tedious, tiresome; dreary, dull, humdrum, monotonous, uninterestingAntonyms of rousing unexciting

  2. 2 marked by much life, movement, or activity during the heat wave stores were doing a rousing business in air conditioners Synonyms of rousing aboil, abubble, abuzz, animated, astir, brisk, bustling, busy, buzzing, flourishing, happening, hopping, humming, kinetic, lively, alive, stirring, thriving, vibrantWords Related to rousing abounding, crowded, overflowing, populous, swarming, teeming, throngingAntonyms of rousing asleep, dead, inactive, lifeless, sleepy



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