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stir

stir

stir - Dictionary definition and meaning for word stir

Definition
(noun) a prominent or sensational but short-lived news event
Synonyms : splash
Example Sentence
  • he made a great splash and then disappeared

Definition
(noun) emotional agitation and excitement
Definition
(noun) a rapid active commotion
Synonyms : ado , bustle , flurry , fuss , hustle

Definition
(verb) move an implement through
Example Sentence
  • stir the soup
  • stir my drink
  • stir the soil

Definition
(verb) move very slightly
Synonyms : agitate , budge , shift
Example Sentence
  • He shifted in his seat

Definition
(verb) stir feelings in
Synonyms : excite , stimulate
Example Sentence
  • stimulate my appetite
  • excite the audience
  • stir emotions

Definition
(verb) stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of
Synonyms : excite , shake , shake up , stimulate
Example Sentence
  • These stories shook the community
  • the civil war shook the country

Definition
(verb) affect emotionally
Synonyms : touch
Example Sentence
  • A stirring movie
  • I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy

Definition
(verb) summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
Example Sentence
  • raise the specter of unemployment
  • he conjured wild birds in the air
  • call down the spirits from the mountain

Definition
(verb) to begin moving,
Synonyms : arouse
Example Sentence
  • As the thunder started the sleeping children began to stir

Definition
(verb) mix or add by stirring
Example Sentence
  • Stir nuts into the dough

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