agitation

  • 21AGITATION — n. f. état de ce qui est agité. L’agitation de la mer. L’agitation des nerfs. être dans une grande agitation d’esprit. L’amour, la haine, le désir, la crainte causent différentes agitations dans l’âme. Il y a une grande agitation dans les esprits …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 22Agitation — (politische) Hetze; Manipulation; Täuschung; Hetze; Propaganda; Volksverdummung (umgangssprachlich) * * * Agi|ta|ti|on [agita ts̮i̯o:n], die; , en: Tätigkeit, bei der andere über etwas aufgeklärt und gleichzeitig für etwas gewonnen oder… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 23agitation — agitational, adj. /aj i tay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of agitating; state of being agitated: She left in great agitation. 2. persistent urging of a political or social cause or theory before the public. 3. Also called psychomotor… …

    Universalium

  • 24Agitation — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Irregular motion. < N PARAG:Agitation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 agitation agitation stir tremor shake ripple jog jolt jar jerk shock succussion trepidation quiver …

    English dictionary for students

  • 25Agitation —          DOUGLASS (Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, dit)     Bio express : Journaliste et réformateur américain (1817 1895)     «Ceux qui professent vouloir la liberté et déplorent l agitation sont comme le paysan qui voudrait récolter sans… …

    Dictionnaire des citations politiques

  • 26agitation — n. 1) political; student; subversive agitation 2) agitation against; for * * * [ˌædʒɪ teɪʃ(ə)n] for student subversive agitation political agitation against …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 27Agitation — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. L agitation est un symptôme en médecine. L agitation est une opération dans le domaine du génie des procédés. L agitation dans le domaine social est une… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 28agitation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Violent motion Nouns 1. (quality of being agitated) agitation, stir, tremor, shake, ripple; trepidation, quiver, quaver, dance; flutter. Informal, sweat. 2. (result of agitation) perturbation, commotion …

    English dictionary for students

  • 29agitation — a|gi|ta|tion [ˌædʒıˈteıʃən] n 1.) [U] when you are so anxious, nervous, or upset that you cannot think calmly ▪ She was in a state of considerable agitation. 2.) [U and C] public argument or action for social or political change agitation… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 30agitation — [[t]æ̱ʤɪte͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] N UNCOUNT If someone is in a state of agitation, they are very worried or upset, and show this in their behaviour, movements, or voice. → See also agitate Danny returned to Father s house in a state of intense agitation...… …

    English dictionary

  • 31agitation — noun /ˈæ.ʤɪˈte.ʃən/ a) The act of agitating, or the state of being agitated; the state of being moved with violence, or with irregular action; commotion. After a storm the sea is in agitation. b) A stirring up or arousing; disturbance of… …

    Wiktionary

  • 32Agitation — A·gi·ta·ti·on [ tsi̯oːn] die; , en; meist Sg; 1 geschr pej; die demagogische Aktivität einer Person oder politischen Gruppe mit dem Ziel, die Bevölkerung zu beeinflussen und politische Veränderungen herbeizuführen ≈ Hetze <Agitation (gegen… …

    Langenscheidt Großwörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache

  • 33agitation — noun 1 (U) feeling of being so anxious, nervous, or upset that you cannot think calmly: Perry s agitation was so great he could hardly speak. 2 (C, U) a public argument or action for social or political change (+ for/against): agitation for civil …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 34agitation — /ædʒəˈteɪʃən/ (say ajuh tayshuhn) noun 1. the act of agitating. 2. a state of being agitated: *His agitation betrayed him into buying two more pints –harold lewis, 1973. 3. persistent urging of a political or social question before the public:… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 35agitation — nf. AJITACHON (Albanais, Villards Thônes). E. : Bouleversé. A1) agitation intempestive ou simulée : abrà nmpl. (Thônes). E. : Agiter. A2) fourmillement, agitation, (des gens dans les rues) : frèmlyaizon nf. (Thônes), fromlyaizon (Albanais),… …

    Dictionnaire Français-Savoyard

  • 36Agitation — die Agitation, en (Aufbaustufe) eine starke politische Werbung Synonyme: Aufklärung, Aufklärungsarbeit, Propaganda Beispiel: Er betrieb Agitation für diese Partei …

    Extremes Deutsch

  • 37Agitation — a) (abwertend): Hetze. b) Aufklärung, Aufklärungsarbeit, Propaganda, Werbung. * * * Agitation,die:⇨Propaganda(1) …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 38Agitation — Agi|ta|ti|on die; , en <aus gleichbed. engl. agitation, dies aus lat. agitatio (vgl. ↑Agitatio) zu agitare, vgl. ↑agitieren>: a) (abwertend) aggressive Tätigkeit zur Beeinflussung anderer, vor allem in politischer Hinsicht; Hetze; b)… …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 39agitation — ag|i|ta|tion [ ,ædʒı teıʃn ] noun uncount 1. ) a feeling of being worried or upset: He paced up and down the room in agitation. 2. ) MAINLY JOURNALISM an attempt to cause social or political changes by arguing or protesting, or through other… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 40agitation — UK [ˌædʒɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun [uncountable] 1) a feeling of being worried or upset He paced up and down the room in agitation. 2) mainly journalism an attempt to cause social or political changes by arguing or protesting, or through other… …

    English dictionary