arousal

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  • Info Arousal is a physiological and psychological state of being awake or reactive to stimuli. more...
  • Poor performance, for example is usually associated with a state of high arousal.
  • The single most important factor is the animal's level of arousal during training.
  • A person can take an active part in a sexual activity without sexual arousal.
  • This includes an increase in heart rate, blood pressure, and arousal states.
  • Category-specific sexual arousal is more commonly found amongst men than women.
  • The cause and purpose of these arousals is still not clear.
  • The state system is seen as equivalent to a general state of arousal.
  • There is a common belief that women need more time to achieve arousal.
  • Another study found that arousal affects the memory of people in different ways.
  • Today, these films are revered more for their camp value than any ability to cause sexual arousal.
  • The final point to be considered is the relationship between mood and arousal.
  • These states range from deep dreamless sleep to a state of high arousal.
  • This form of power-play therefore brings pleasure, and for some, sexual arousal.
  • Many attended the shows to get a feeling of arousal.
  • Thus, there is coordination between our state of arousal and our mental state.
  • No matter how much experience we have we make irrational decisions every time we are under the influence of arousal.
  • They also concluded that this response is related to the male's initial level of sexual arousal.
  • Some games may focus on humor or drama rather than arousal.
  • An altered level of consciousness is any measure of arousal other than normal.
  • This was most likely due to the arousal they felt from walking across the scary bridge.
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Words starting with arousal

Meaning of arousal

  • noun The act of arousing
    the purpose of art is the arousal of emotions
  • noun A state of heightened physiological activity
  • noun Awakening from sleep