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stimulus

Synonyms of stimulus in English:

noun

  • cheap energy provided a major stimulus to economic development in western Europe
    provocation, goad, incitement
    informal shot in the arm, kick up the backside
    technical precipitant
    [Antonyms] deterrent, discouragement
  • stimulus or stimulant? See stimulant

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