2.Definition: something that agitates and arouses
"He looked forward to the excitements of the day"
Related Noun(s):excitationCategory: General
"He could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed"
Related Noun(s):exhilarationCategory: Feelings
"His face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled", "He tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"