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Adjective
Characterized by, or tending to cause, agitation or anxiety
“I have noticed that when my dog has undergone some agitating experience, such as a visit to the vet, her forehead gets quite hot.”
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Causing irritation or annoyance
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Tending to stir up conflict
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Characterized by a tendency to flutter
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Jolting
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Very good indeed
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(usually used in third person form "gets") Annoying or irritating (someone)
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To be triggering a passionate feeling or reaction
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Present participle for to shake or vibrate jerkily or nervously
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“But, then, the washing machine began to agitate more and more slowly, until, one day, it no longer agitated at all.”
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Present participle for to mix up or agitate the contents of
“Add the yeast and quickly agitate the mixture.”
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Present participle for to excite, disturb, or trouble
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“Undoubtedly, my observations will once again agitate a few people who will tell me that I should get behind U.S. automakers instead of criticizing them.”
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Present participle for campaign to arouse public concern about an issue in the hope of prompting action
“The women had begun to agitate for better conditions.”
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(about a particular subject) Present participle for to express or communicate one's opinion or ideas with a person or a group of people
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Present participle for to frighten or cause fear in
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Present participle for to cause disarray or disorganization in the order of
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Present participle for to move or jolt around unsteadily or abruptly
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Present participle for to move or cause to move in a rhythmic, flapping motion
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Present participle for to become disobedient against authority
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Present participle for to influence, usually emotionally
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Present participle for to work in an organized and active way towards a particular goal
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Present participle for to move from place to place
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Present participle for to cause to move with a jerk
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Present participle for to convert or attempt to convert (someone) from one religion, belief, or opinion to another
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Present participle for to undergo or cause to undergo fermentation
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Present participle for cry out, make commotion
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Present participle for to have a strong emotional effect on, especially joy
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