What does stirring mean?

Definitions for stirringˈstɜr ɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word stirring.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stirring(noun)

    agitating a liquid with an implement

    "constant stirring prevents it from burning on the bottom of the pan"

  2. inspiration, stirring(adj)

    arousing to a particular emotion or action

  3. rousing, stirring(adj)

    capable of arousing enthusiasm or excitement

    "a rousing sermon"; "stirring events such as wars and rescues"

  4. stirring, soul-stirring(adj)

    exciting strong but not unpleasant emotions

    "a stirring speech"

Wiktionary

  1. stirring(Noun)

    An occasion on which something stirs or is stirred

  2. stirring(Adjective)

    invigorating or inspiring

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stirring

    of Stir

  2. Stirring(adj)

    putting in motion, or being in motion; active; active in business; habitually employed in some kind of business; accustomed to a busy life

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stirring in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stirring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Abdallah Soueidan:

    They are stirring things up.

  2. Sicilian Proverb:

    Only the spoon knows what is stirring in the pot.

  3. Lynn Su-lin:

    There's dissatisfaction, you can feel it, and people are stirring for change.

  4. Arlan Ettinger:

    It really is a time capsule of a different era, when these things were very stirring, patriotic and treasured.

  5. Heywood:

    I doubt whether the world holds for anyone a more soul-stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice cream.

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