According to the dictionary, it is “arousing a sympathetic response.”
The downside of a writer “arousing love” is literary groupies.
Afterward, the company became timid and slow, almost afraid to compete for fear of arousing more scrutiny.
The elusiveness at Obama's core, which once served him so well, has turned back on itself, arousing suspicions.
Scratch that: these are actually more cringe-worthy than arousing.
Denonville had succeeded in arousing the French government to the importance of proceeding vigorously against the Iroquois.
After considerable effort he succeeded in arousing the inmates.
Do you know, Major, for a stranger you are arousing extraordinary curiosity?
I asked, arousing from this unmanly despair which played me for a weakling.
During our ride the night before, Sponsilier and I had discussed the possibility of arousing the authorities at Glendive.