arousal, soul-stirring, vitalizing, stimulating, quickening, stirring, stimulation, excite, provocative, foreplay, vivifying.
empowering (part of speech: verb)
invigorating (part of speech: verb)
energizing (part of speech: verb)
" I don't see what they can have found out away from this house," he said, rousing
himself by an effort to answer; " and they don't seem to have been here lately."
- "The Hunt Ball Mystery", Magnay, William.
If one good, rousing
argument could have stood in the path of fashion, this amusing and vigorous paper from Harriet Martineau's sick- room might have answered the purpose.
- "Harriet Martineau", Florence Fenwick Miller.
And Hugh, of course, found himself caring less about him; for the thought of him, rousing
as it did the sense of his own neglect, had become troublesome.
- "David Elginbrod", George MacDonald.