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thorn; sting; prick; pierce; stab; thrust; assassinate; murder
 
to arouse; to incite; to excite; to stimulate; sharp; fierce; violent
simp. and trad.
(刺激)

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VerbEdit

刺激

  1. to stimulate
  2. to provoke; to upset; to irritate

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
げき
Grade: 6
on’yomi

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

刺激 (hiragana しげき, rōmaji shigeki)

  1. stimulus, impetus, motivation

VerbEdit

刺激する (transitive, hiragana しげき, rōmaji shigeki)

  1. quicken, stimulate, get going, provide an impetus
     (こう) () (しん)刺激 (しげき)する
    kōkishin o shigeki suru
    stimulate one's curiosity

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