What does stirring mean?

Definitions for stirring
ˈstɜr ɪŋstir·ring

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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

How to pronounce stirring?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say stirring in sign language?

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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. Abdallah Soueidan:

    They are stirring things up.

  2. Andr Gide:

    It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.

  3. Geoff Davis:

    The private equity owners may be stirring the pot in an attempt to lure a bidder.

  4. Jacksonville Jaguars:

    Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone tried to take full advantage of the unique opportunity, sitting at the dinner table and stirring up conversations with Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone family on a regular basis. This is a time that I feel like I can make up for maybe some of the things I feel guilty about.

  5. Heywood:

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

Images & Illustrations of stirring

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