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Definition 1: agitating a liquid with an implement - [noun denoting act]

Samples where stirring or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • constant stirring prevents it from burning on the bottom of the pan

(stirring is a kind of ...) the act of agitating something; causing it to move around (usually vigorously)

Definition 2: arousing to a particular emotion or action - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for stirring in the sense of this definition

(stirring is a kind of ...) the act of arousing

"the purpose of art is the arousal of emotions"

Definition 3: exciting strong but not unpleasant emotions - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where stirring or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a stirring speech

Synonyms for stirring in the sense of this definition

(stirring is similar to ...) arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion

"she laid her case of destitution before him in a very moving letter"

Definition 4: capable of arousing enthusiasm or excitement - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where stirring or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a rousing sermon
  • stirring events such as wars and rescues

Synonyms for stirring in the sense of this definition

(stirring is similar to ...) rousing or quickening activity or the senses

"a stimulating discussion"

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