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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: agitate(0.01111 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to agitate.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: try to stir up public opinion [syn: foment, stir up]
2: cause to be agitated, excited, or roused; “The speaker
charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks” [syn:
rouse, turn on, charge, commove, excite, charge up
] [ant: calm]
3: exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to
gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or
person; be an advocate for; “The liberal party pushed for
reforms”; “She is crusading for women's rights”; “The Dean
is pushing for his favorite candidate” [syn: crusade, fight,
press, campaign, push]
4: move very slightly; “He shifted in his seat” [syn: stir, shift,
5: move or cause to move back and forth; “The chemist shook the
flask vigorously”; “My hands were shaking” [syn: shake]
6: change the arrangement or position of [syn: vex, disturb,
commove, shake up, stir up, raise up]
English → English (gcide)
Agitate \Ag"i*tate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Agitated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Agitating.] [L. agitatus, p. p. of agitare to put in
motion, fr. agere to move: cf. F. agiter. See Act,
1. To move with a violent, irregular action; as, the wind
agitates the sea; to agitate water in a vessel. “Winds .
. . agitate the air.” --Cowper.
2. To move or actuate. [R.] --Thomson.
3. To stir up; to disturb or excite; to perturb; as, he was
The mind of man is agitated by various passions.
4. To discuss with great earnestness; to debate; as, a
controversy hotly agitated. --Boyle.
5. To revolve in the mind, or view in all its aspects; to
contrive busily; to devise; to plot; as, politicians
agitate desperate designs.
Syn: To move; shake; excite; rouse; disturb; distract;
revolve; discuss; debate; canvass.