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To be triggering a passionate feeling or reaction
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“His break with the bank has earned him a reputation as an enfant terrible who is inclined to stir up trouble wherever he goes.”
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To be arousing someone
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Present participle for to evoke a memory or thought
“Merely to mention the name of John o'Gaunt was enough to quicken pulses and stir up memories of what had been.”
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(lead to) Present participle for to culminate or result in a particular event or consequence
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Present participle for to cause to become angry
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Stepping up
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Present participle for to excite, disturb, or trouble
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Present participle for to agitate rapidly and repetitively, or to stir with a rowing or rocking motion
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Present participle for to radically or significantly change
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Present participle for to cause an unpleasant shock or surprise to
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Present participle for to contrive of (something) using skill or ingenuity
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(remind one of) Present participle for to awaken memories of something
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Present participle for to cause disarray or disorganization in the order of
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The act of awaking, or ceasing to sleep
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The arousing of public concern or action about an issue
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The action of provoking unlawful behaviour or urging someone to behave unlawfully
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The state of being bewildered or unclear in one's mind about something
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The interruption of a settled and peaceful condition
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