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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something that rouses the mind or spirits or incites to activity. (plural)

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun, : The approval of others is a potent stimulus
  • These short-term stimuli ... don't change aggregate demand
  • It also may inhibit pain stimuli in the central nervous system.
  • In response to certain stimuli, people from the same culture tend to have similar responses. for more
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