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The meaning of Agitate

Agitate – definition


Make (someone) troubled or nervous.

Usage examples:

The thought of questioning toby agitated him extremely

Stir or disturb (something, especially a liquid) briskly.

Usage examples:

Agitate the water to disperse the oil

Campaign to arouse public concern about an issue in the hope of prompting action.

Usage examples:

They agitated for a reversal of the decision

To argue energetically, esp. in public, in order to achieve a particular type of change

Usage examples:

Telephone companies began to agitate for permission to compete in long distance services., any ment…

Agitate translation into English

Agitate: translate from English into Chinese

Translate agitate into Chinese (Simplified)}
激荡, 搅拌, 搅动, 激动, 汤, 煽惑

Agitate: translate from English into Dutch

Translate agitate into Dutch}
Agiteren, Roeren, Schudden, Bewegen, Opwinden, In beroering brengen, Opstoken, Ontroeren, Propaganda maken, Opruien, Ophitsen

Agitate: translate from English into French

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Agiter, Troubler, Faire campagne, Inciter, Débattre, Pousser, Discuter, Dialoguer

Agitate: translate from English into German

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Aufregen, Agitieren, Aufrühren, Hetzen, Beunruhigen, Erregen, Aufwühlen, Eifern

Agitate: translate from English into Hindi

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आंदोलन, उत्तेजित करना, आंदोलन करना, घबरा देना, हिलाना, हलचल मचाना, हिला देना

Agitate: translate from English into Italian

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Agitare, Agitarsi, Dibattere

Agitate: translate from English into Korean

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흔들다, 선동하다, 활발히 논의하다, 문제를 활발히 논의하다, 여론을 환기하다

Agitate: translate from English into Russian

Translate agitate into Russian}
Волновать, Агитировать, Перемешивать, Возбуждать, Взбудоражить, Взбалтывать, Трясти, Всполошить, Обсуждать

Agitate: translate from English into Spanish

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Agitar, Perturbar, Discutir

Word origin

late Middle English (in the sense ‘drive away’): from Latin agitat- ‘agitated, driven’, from agitare, frequentative of agere ‘do, drive’.

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