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excite, stimulate
v. act as a stimulant; "The book stimulated her imagination"; "This play stimulates"
excite, stimulate
v. stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"
stimulate, provoke
v. provide the needed stimulus for
hasten, rush, stimulate, induce
v. cause to occur rapidly; "the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions"
shake up, stir, excite, shake, stimulate
v. stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of; "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"
stir, excite, stimulate
v. stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"
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wake up, arouse, rouse, waken, wake, awaken
v. cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
wake up, arouse, rouse, waken, wake, awaken
v. cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
excite, stimulate
v. act as a stimulant; "The book stimulated her imagination"; "This play stimulates"
inflame
v. cause inflammation in; "The repetitive motion inflamed her joint"
vitalise, vitalize
v. make more lively or vigorous; "The treatment at the spa vitalized the old man"
activate
v. make active or more active; "activate an old file"
activate
v. make active or more active; "activate an old file"
activate
v. make (substances) radioactive
activate
v. make (substances) radioactive
aerate, activate
v. aerate (sewage) so as to favor the growth of organisms that decompose organic matter
aerate, activate
v. aerate (sewage) so as to favor the growth of organisms that decompose organic matter
beef up, fortify, strengthen
v. make strong or stronger; "This exercise will strengthen your upper body"; "strengthen the relations between the two countries"
stabilise, stabilize
v. become stable or more stable; "The economy stabilized"
intensify
v. make the chemically affected part of (a negative) denser or more opaque in order produce a stronger contrast between light and dark
speed up, quicken, speed, accelerate
v. move faster; "The car accelerated"
hurry, rush
v. urge to an unnatural speed; "Don't rush me, please!"
festinate, look sharp, hurry, hasten, rush
v. act or move at high speed; "We have to rush!"; "hurry--it's late!"
electrify
v. charge (a conductor) with electricity
electrify
v. charge (a conductor) with electricity
elevate, raise, lift
v. raise in rank or condition; "The new law lifted many people from poverty"
animise, animize, animate
v. give lifelike qualities to; "animated cartoons"
regulate, influence, mold, shape, determine
v. shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion"
instigate, inspire, prompt
v. serve as the inciting cause of; "She prompted me to call my relatives"
instigate, inspire, prompt
v. serve as the inciting cause of; "She prompted me to call my relatives"
jog
v. stimulate to remember; "jog my memory"
stir up, set off, instigate, incite
v. provoke or stir up; "incite a riot"; "set off great unrest among the people"
chirk up, cheer up, cheer
v. become cheerful
mobilise, call up, rally, mobilize
v. call to arms; of military personnel
steady, brace
v. support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace; "brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel"
whet
v. sharpen by rubbing, as on a whetstone
batten down, secure, batten
v. furnish with battens; "batten ships"
charge
v. cause formation of a net electrical charge in or on; "charge a conductor"
load
v. transfer from a storage device to a computer's memory
raise
v. create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise; "raise hell"; "raise the roof"; "raise Cain"
touch off, trigger off, spark off, set off, spark, trip, activate, trigger, actuate
v. put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"
touch off, trigger off, spark off, set off, spark, trip, activate, trigger, actuate
v. put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"
touch off, trigger off, spark off, set off, spark, trip, activate, trigger, actuate
v. put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"
inspire
v. supply the inspiration for; "The article about the artist inspired the exhibition of his recent work"
kick up, call forth, evoke, provoke
v. evoke or provoke to appear or occur; "Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple"
incite, prompt, move, propel, actuate, motivate
v. give an incentive for action; "This moved me to sacrifice my career"
embark on, start up, commence, start
v. get off the ground; "Who started this company?"; "We embarked on an exciting enterprise"; "I start my day with a good breakfast"; "We began the new semester"; "The afternoon session begins at 4 PM"; "The blood shed started when the partisans launched a surprise attack"
provoke, raise, fire, evoke, kindle, enkindle, elicit, arouse
v. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
excite
v. produce a magnetic field in; "excite the neurons"
unsettle, enervate, unnerve, faze
v. disturb the composure of
vex
v. subject to prolonged examination, discussion, or deliberation; "vex the subject of the death penalty"
offend, pique
v. cause to feel resentment or indignation; "Her tactless remark offended me"
bother
v. make confused or perplexed or puzzled
peeve
v. cause to be annoyed, irritated, or resentful
poise, brace
v. prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult
inebriate, tickle pink, beatify, exalt, thrill, exhilarate
v. fill with sublime emotion; "The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies"; "He was inebriated by his phenomenal success"
gladden
v. become glad or happy
please
v. give satisfaction; "The waiters around her aim to please"
discourage
v. deprive of courage or hope; take away hope from; cause to feel discouraged
travel rapidly, zip, hurry, speed
v. move very fast; "The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed"
force out, drive out, rout out, rouse
v. force or drive out; "The police routed them out of bed at 2 A.M."
force out, drive out, rout out, rouse
v. force or drive out; "The police routed them out of bed at 2 A.M."
step on it, belt along, bucket along, cannonball along, rush along, pelt along, race, speed, hie, hasten, hotfoot, rush
v. move fast; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"
stir, excite, stimulate
v. stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"
hasten, expedite
v. speed up the progress of; facilitate; "This should expedite the process"
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tranquillise, tranquillize, tranquilize, calm, sedate
v. cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"
de-energise, de-energize
v. deprive of energy
weaken
v. lessen the strength of; "The fever weakened his body"
dampen, stifle
v. smother or suppress; "Stifle your curiosity"
dampen, stifle
v. smother or suppress; "Stifle your curiosity"
stamp down, curb, conquer, subdue, inhibit, suppress
v. to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"
gratify, satisfy
v. make happy or satisfied
stimulate
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