Excite in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Excite

(transitive) To stir the emotions of. | (transitive) To arouse or bring out (e.g. feelings); to stimulate. | (transitive, physics) To cause an electron to move to a higher than normal state; to promote an electron to an outer level.

Short Example Sentences for Excite

  • 1. There is nothing to excite the imagination. 🔊
  • 2. Nothing calculated to excite her was to reach her ears. 🔊
  • 3. Instead of bestowing influence, they will excite rapacity. 🔊
  • 4. You mustn't excite yourself. 🔊
  • 5. But the wine only served to excite his imagination still more. 🔊
  • 6. We should excite suspicion by leaving without paying our bill. 🔊
  • 7. This fast was not in the right locality to excite the attention it deserved. 🔊
  • 8. Don't let it be your fate to excite one of them. 🔊
  • 9. I should be so sorry to think I had done anything to excite you. 🔊
  • 10. A pretty matter, forsooth, to excite the ridicule of a Scotchman! 🔊

How to use Excite in Sentences?

  • 1. I am far from asserting that men will not excite disturbances without just cause. 🔊
  • 2. Piece of lace which women put over their faces to excite the curiosity of the passers-by. 🔊
  • 3. I have nothing to excite my distrust of the people, but much to recommend them to my favour. 🔊
  • 4. It may seem to some to be out of place, and may even excite a sense of the ludicrous. 🔊
  • 5. When she ran, her flight appeared to excite and enrage it further, for it bawled with anger. 🔊
  • 6. Besides, your sudden departure must appear suspicious, and will probably excite inquiry. 🔊
  • 7. The fewer he sees, and the fewer voices he hears, the less he will be likely to excite himself. 🔊
  • 8. Still they have not lost all, when they can excite such sympathy in the mind of England. 🔊
  • 9. Put on a cheerful face always, and remember that it pays to excite envy, never to excite pity. 🔊
  • 10. She took off her rags and stood before him squeezing parts of her body attempting to excite him and growing in excitement herself. 🔊
  • 11. The details of the attack would convince any one that neither has anything which would now excite reprobation. 🔊
  • 12. They have more than once served at critical times to excite individuals and whole nations to make sublime efforts. 🔊
  • 13. The fiery stuff did not excite him; it merely had the effect of keeping him from sinking into unconsciousness of his misery. 🔊
  • 14. Everyone was devoured with a burning thirst, which the scanty draught of mud seemed to excite rather than allay. 🔊
  • 15. But to ask for a loan from either of them would excite too much wonder and suspicion; it would at once be reported to her aunt. 🔊
  • 16. Henley did not wish to excite remark, and subsided into the place appointed for him, when he found that he was not to sit where he chose. 🔊
  • 17. To pause or hesitate would only be to excite suspicion in the mind of this man, sentinel or guard, as he might be. 🔊
  • 18. We feared to excite remark or suspicion by descending and leaving our chamber, or else immediate escape was our strongest idea. 🔊
  • 19. But the Captain was aware any tenderness to the man whom everyone was reviling would excite suspicion. 🔊
  • 20. It strikes me that God might write a book that would not necessarily excite the laughter of his children. 🔊
  • 21. He makes her laugh, and asks for nothing either for himself or for others; he cannot excite jealousy, and he meddles in nothing. 🔊
  • 22. A strange object, a piece of red cloth fluttering in the grass, may excite the interest of a watch-dog or of an antelope. 🔊
  • 23. Amante went up to the landlord, and asked permission to leave his inn, doing all openly and humbly, so as to excite neither ill-will nor suspicion. 🔊
  • 24. Insight and intelligence always excite so much distrust that force alone avails to justify them; then man yields them obedience(96). 🔊
  • 25. This romance of Akbar is, it is true, but a sketch, and is only intended to excite interest in the subject. 🔊