excitant

Definitions:

  • Tending to excite; stimulating.
  • An agent or stimulus that excites; a stimulant.
  • Tending to excite; exciting.
  • That which excites or rouses to action or increased action; specifically, in <em>therapeutics</em>, whatever produces, or is fitted to produce, increased action in any part of a living organism.
  • Tending to excite; exciting.
  • An agent or influence which arouses vital activity, or produces increased action, in a living organism or in any of its tissues or parts; a stimulant.
  • <xref>exciting</xref>; <xref>stimulating</xref>
  • Something that <xref>excites</xref> or <xref>stimulates</xref>; a <xref>stimulant</xref>
  • a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process
  • (of drugs e.g.) able to excite or stimulate
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