Definitions for Stimulation

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Stimulation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stimulation(noun)

    the act of arousing an organism to action

  2. stimulation, stimulus, stimulant, input(noun)

    any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

  3. stimulation(noun)

    (physiology) the effect of a stimulus (on nerves or organs etc.)

  4. foreplay, arousal, stimulation(noun)

    mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse

Wiktionary

  1. stimulation(Noun)

    A pushing or goading toward action.

  2. stimulation(Noun)

    An activity causing excitement or pleasure.

  3. stimulation(Noun)

    Any action or condition that creates a response; sensory input.

  4. Origin: From stimulatio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stimulation(noun)

    the act of stimulating, or the state of being stimulated

  2. Stimulation(noun)

    the irritating action of various agents (stimuli) on muscles, nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which activity is evoked; especially, the nervous impulse produced by various agents on nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which the part connected with the nerve is thrown into a state of activity; irritation

  3. Origin: [L. stimulatio: cf. F. stimulation.]

Freebase

  1. Stimulation

    Stimulation is the action of various agents on nerves, muscles, or a sensory end organ, by which activity is evoked; especially, the nervous impulse produced by various agents on nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which the part connected with the nerve is thrown into a state of activity. The word is also often used metaphorically. For example, an interesting or fun activity can be described as "stimulating", regardless of its physical effects on nerves. Stimulate means act as stimulus to, stimulus means things that rouses to activity, now rouses means exciting, stirring.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stimulation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stimulation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cindy Shelton:

    We want the same type of stimulation to help with production.

  2. Marcie Bockbrader:

    What this would tell us is if the brain stimulation is working more than just therapy alone.

  3. Marcie Bockbrader:

    Everybody benefits, whether or not there’s added benefit from brain stimulation. That’s a bonus.

  4. Alyssa Dweck:

    Around 70 percent of women orgasm through direct clitoral stimulation rather than vaginal penetration.

  5. Barry Komisaruk:

    Nipple stimulation activates the same sensory brain region as clitoral, vaginal, and cervical stimulation.

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