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A state of anxiety or nervous excitement
“She was in a state of emotional agitation.”
The arousing of public concern about an issue and pressing for action on it
“The media's apparent agitation on risky issues is part of their democratic function.”
Brisk stirring or disturbance of a liquid
“After vigorous agitation and phase separation the organic solution was removed and the solvent was evaporated under reduced pressure.”
A state of wildly excited activity or emotion
“… knew immediately, from the horses' agitation, that something terrible was happening.”
Stirred up or excited
“Seventy students were injured in the agitation.”
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