agitative
adjective Date: 1687 causing agitation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Agitative — Ag i*ta*tive, a. Tending to agitate. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agitative — index incendiary Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • agitative — See agitatedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • agitative — adjective Tending to agitate …   Wiktionary

  • agitative — adj. causing agitation, causing excitement; bringing about turmoil …   English contemporary dictionary

  • agitative — ag·i·ta·tive …   English syllables

  • agitative — adjective causing or tending to cause anger or resentment a provoking delay at the airport • Syn: ↑agitating, ↑provoking • Similar to: ↑provocative • Derivationally related forms: ↑agitate …   Useful english dictionary

  • agitating — adjective causing or tending to cause anger or resentment a provoking delay at the airport • Syn: ↑agitative, ↑provoking • Similar to: ↑provocative • Derivationally related forms: ↑agitate ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • provoking — adjective causing or tending to cause anger or resentment a provoking delay at the airport • Syn: ↑agitative, ↑agitating • Similar to: ↑provocative • Derivationally related forms: ↑agitate ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • agitating — adj. 1. causing or tending to cause anger or resentment. Syn: agitative, provoking. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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