How to Pronounce arouse?

Correct pronunciation for the word "arouse" is [ɐɹˈa͡ʊz], [ɐɹˈa‍ʊz], [ɐ_ɹ_ˈaʊ_z].

"Arouse" in context

Arouse is an emotion associated with feeling stimulated and excited. It can be either positive or negative depending on the individuals and the context in which it is experienced. Arousal can be a feeling of heightened alertness, energy and desire, or it can be an uncomfortable, even frightful feeling. Arousal can be both physical, such as changes in heart rate or respiration, or mental, such as increased focus and mental clarity.

Arousal occurs in response to stimuli which can be tangible, as in physical touch or sound, as well as more abstract, like feelings of love or rivalry.

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