Arouse and Rouse


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Arouse verb – To cause to stop sleeping.
Usage example: the rooster's crow aroused me from my deep sleep

Rouse is a synonym for arouse in awaken topic. In some cases you can use "Rouse" instead a verb "Arouse", when it comes to topics like excite, wake, activity, action. popular alternative
Nearby Words: arousing, arousal
Synonyms for Arouse


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Rouse verb – To cause to stop sleeping.
Usage example: the honking horns roused her from a deep sleep

Arouse is a synonym for rouse in excite topic. You can use "Arouse" instead a verb "Rouse", if it concerns topics such as wake, stimulate, awaken, feeling. popular alternative
Nearby Words: rousing, roused, roust
Synonyms for Rouse

Common collocations

anger arouse anger rouse anger
ire arouse ire rouse ire
people arouse people rouse people
interest arouse interest rouse interest
Other nouns: suspicion, jealousy, emotions, suspicions.
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