What does Stimulation mean?

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Stim·u·la·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stimulationnoun

    the act of arousing an organism to action

  2. stimulation, stimulus, stimulant, inputnoun

    any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

  3. stimulationnoun

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

  4. foreplay, arousal, stimulationnoun

    mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse

Wiktionary

  1. stimulationnoun

    A pushing or goading toward action.

    Etymology: From stimulatio.

  2. stimulationnoun

    An activity causing excitement or pleasure.

    Etymology: From stimulatio.

  3. stimulationnoun

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

    Etymology: From stimulatio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stimulationnoun

    the act of stimulating, or the state of being stimulated

    Etymology: [L. stimulatio: cf. F. stimulation.]

  2. Stimulationnoun

    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

    Etymology: [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.

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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

Examples of Stimulation in a Sentence

  1. Marcie Bockbrader:

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

  2. Kevin Cramer:

    Maybe some tax cuts or tax deferral would be in order, but I'm not sure the market's looking for stimulation into the economy. The market is looking for the coronavirus to be solved.

  3. Lora DiCarlo:

    It's basically a dual stimulation sexual wellness product, so it's a personal massager for internal and external stimulation to achieve a blended orgasm.

  4. Cindy Shelton:

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

  5. Elaine Taylor-Klaus:

    For some people (with ADHD), there's a need for constant stimulation, what a fidget allows some people -- not all people -- with ADHD to do is to focus their attention on what they want to focus on, because there's sort of a background motion that's occupying that need.

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