What does stirring mean?

Definitions for stirring
ˈstɜr ɪŋstir·ring

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stirringnoun

    agitating a liquid with an implement

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

  2. inspiration, stirringadjective

    arousing to a particular emotion or action

  3. rousing, stirringadjective

    capable of arousing enthusiasm or excitement

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

  4. stirring, soul-stirringadjective

    exciting strong but not unpleasant emotions

    "a stirring speech"

Wiktionary

  1. stirringnoun

    An occasion on which something stirs or is stirred

  2. stirringadjective

    invigorating or inspiring

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stirring

    of Stir

  2. Stirringadjective

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

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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

Examples of stirring in a Sentence

  1. Dominic Grieve:

    Boris Johnson has decided to be a populist politician. That's a very dangerous thing to do, because stirring up people against parliament is not going to solve the country's problems. It will create more anger, more tension.

  2. Saburo sakai:

    Never have I seen a man with a fighter plane do what Nishizawa would do with his zero. His acrobatics were all at once breathtaking, brilliant, totally unpredictable, impossible, and heard stirring to witness

  3. Edward Moya:

    Cryptocurrency traders were reinvigorated by Facebook's launch of their own digital coin and momentum appears to be stirring up fresh new investors, bitcoin skeptics are cautious in trying to stop this surge and may look for the next key resistance level which is $15,000.

  4. Strobe Talbott:

    Putin is not a good strategist. He is stirring up a hornet's nest of Sunni Muslims who will hold a grudge against him, he already had an internal problem with Islamist extremism and he now has an external problem since ISIS was responsible for the Sinai plane bombing.

  5. President Catherine Samba-Panza:

    On the ground, we know the elements who are stirring things up, who are intrumentalizing and feeding this insecurity, we know that former dignitaries in Central African Republic want to be back in charge.

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