What are the hypernyms for stimulate?

Hypernyms for stimulate

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Definitions for stimulate

  • verb - cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
  • verb - act as a stimulant; "The book stimulated her imagination"; "This play stimulates"
  • 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"
  • verb - provide the needed stimulus for
  • verb - cause to occur rapidly; "the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions"
  • verb - stir the feelings
  • verb - stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"
  • Pronounciation of stimulate

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    Synonyms for stimulate

    energise cause provoke shake up arouse perk up have rush stir brace excite get hasten energize induce make shake

    Antonyms for stimulate

    sedate stifle

    Holonyms for stimulate

    No holonyms found for stimulate.

    Hyponyms for stimulate

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    Meronyms for stimulate

    No meronyms found for stimulate.

    Sounds like stimulate

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