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verb [transitive] excite pronunciation in British English /ɪkˈsaɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyexcite
he/she/itexcites
present participleexciting
past tenseexcited
past participleexcited
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    if something excites a feeling or reaction, it makes people feel or react in that way
    excite interest/curiosity/sympathy etc: The film has so far excited little interest outside the art-house cinemas.
    excite comment/speculation/rumours: Two merger announcements excited speculation about further takeover action.

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