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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stimulatingadjective

    rousing or quickening activity or the senses

    "a stimulating discussion"

  2. stimulant, stimulatingadjective

    that stimulates

    "stimulant phenomena"

  3. exhilarating, stimulatingadjective

    making lively and cheerful

    "the exhilarating effect of mountain air"


  1. stimulatingadjective

    Having a manner that stimulates.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stimulating

    of Stimulate

Editors Contribution

  1. stimulatingverb

    Verb form of the word stimulate.

    It;s very beautiful to have stimulating company at dinner when friends or family are around.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 12, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stimulating in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stimulating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of stimulating in a Sentence

  1. Lindsey Graham:

    You can't stimulate something that's padlocked. Once the padlock is off, which is the virus, then we'll talk about stimulating the economy, people need income stability.

  2. Catherine Carey:

    The hypothesis is that the more stimulating your environment is ... the more you're increasing the complexity of the brain, the more you can afford to lose, you're building a buffer.

  3. Pavel Darling:

    Spending money and stimulating economic activity has this incremental effect as those monies ripple through the economy.

  4. John Hutton:

    Kids who have more stimulating experiences that organize the brain are at a huge advantage when they get to school, and it's really harder and harder for kids to catch up if they arrive behind.

  5. Tharman Shanmugaratnam:

    The far-reaching effects of digitalization are stimulating a fundamental re-think of the role of banks, in most advanced financial centers, we are starting with two digital full bank licenses, so as not to fragment Singapore's small domestic retail banking market.

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    a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process
    • A. model
    • B. endeavor
    • C. value
    • D. accident

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