Synonyms of agitate in English:



  • 1 I must warn you that any mention of Clare agitates your grandmother
    inflame, incite, provoke, stir up
    [Antonyms] calm
  • 2 she urged us to agitate for the appointment of more women to cabinet posts
    campaign, strive, battle, fight, struggle, crusade, push, press;
    argue, debate, dispute, wrangle
  • 3 they were used as stirrers to help to agitate the vast masses of fermenting vegetation
    stir, whisk, beat, churn, shake, toss, blend, whip (up), fold, roil, jolt, disturb
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