Dictionary Results for stimulating


1. stimulate - verb

· act as a stimulant; "The book stimulated her imagination"; "This play stimulates"

Synonym(s): excite

Hypernym(s): affect, impact, bear_upon, bear_on, touch_on, touch

Antonym(s): stifle




2. stimulate - verb

· cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner; "The ads induced me to buy a VCR"; "My children finally got me to buy a computer"; "My wife made me buy a new sofa"

Synonym(s): induce, cause, have, get, make




3. stimulate - verb

· stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of; "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"

Synonym(s): shake, shake_up, excite, stir

Hypernym(s): arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke




4. stimulate - verb

· cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"

Synonym(s): arouse, brace, energize, energise, perk_up

Hypernym(s): affect

Antonym(s): sedate




5. stimulate - verb

· cause to occur rapidly; "the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions"

Synonym(s): induce, rush, hasten

Hypernym(s): effect, effectuate, set_up




6. stimulate - verb

· stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"

Synonym(s): excite, stir

Hypernym(s): sensitize, sensitise




7. stimulate - verb

· provide the needed stimulus for

Synonym(s): provoke

Hypernym(s): challenge




8. stimulating - adjective

· rousing or quickening activity or the senses; "a stimulating discussion"

Antonym(s): unstimulating




9. stimulating - adjective

· that stimulates; "stimulant phenomena"

Synonym(s): stimulant




10. stimulating - adjective

· making lively and cheerful; "the exhilarating effect of mountain air"

Synonym(s): exhilarating





Feeling Lucky?

Word Unscrambles for :nuissoosed iteiisdg ngchlpeatiot corltanytcual
Rhymes for :giessen fundamentals mcklatchy corday

Word Search

The only site you need for word puzzles, home work, anagrams and scrabble games. The best site for two word anagram solutions.
   
UNSCRAMBLE-ANAGRAM
Enter the letters to get anagrams for the word
One Word Two Word
DICTIONARY
Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and related words
 
CROSSWORD FINDER
Enter the word below with '?' to indicate missing letters
RHYME
Enter the word to find the rhymes
 
FIND
Enter the letters of the beginning, middle or end of the word.

Beginning End Middle
Visit anagrammatic.net
Advertisement

Advertisement 2