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excite meaning

EN[-aɪt]
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WExcite
  • Excite (stylized as excite) is a collection of web sites and services, launched in December 1995. Excite is an online service offering a variety of content, including an Internet portal showing news and weather etc.
  • Excite's portal and services are owned by Excite Networks, but in the USA, Excite is a personal portal, called My Excite, which is operated by Mindspark and owned by IAC Search and Media.
  • In the 1990s, Excite was one of the most recognized brands on the Internet.
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    Definition of excite in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGexcitesPRexcitingPT, PPexcitedPREexci-SUF-ite
    1. VT To stir the emotions of.
      1. The fireworks which opened the festivities excited anyone present.
    2. VT To arouse or bring out (e.g. feelings); to stimulate.
      1. Favoritism tends to excite jealousy in the ones not being favored.
      2. The political reforms excited unrest among to population.
      3. There are drugs designed to excite certain nerves in our body.
    3. VT (physics) To cause an electron to move to a higher than normal state; to promote an electron to an outer level.
      1. By applying electric potential to the neon atoms, the electrons become excited, then emit a photon when returning to normal.
    4. To energize (an electromagnet); to produce a magnetic field in.
      1. to excite a dynamo
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Favoritism tends to excite jealousy in the ones not being favored.
      • The fireworks which opened the festivities excited anyone present.
      • Los Angeles has one of the liveliest and most exciting nightlifes in the world.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • There’s no rush, he’s only four, he’s big and scopey and when he jumps fences, he’ll be really exciting.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Verbs
      • Transitive verbs
    Related Links:
    1. en excitement
    2. en excited
    3. fr excite
    4. en excites
    5. en exciter
    Source: Wiktionary
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    Grammatically, this word "excite" is a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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