ChineseEdit

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

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VerbEdit

刺激

  1. to stimulate; to excite; to spur
    刺激法案  ―  cìjī fǎ'àn  ―  stimulus bill
    刺激增長 / 刺激增长  ―  cìjī zēngzhǎng  ―  to spur growth
  2. to provoke; to upset; to irritate

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AdjectiveEdit

刺激

  1. exciting; stimulating; thrilling

NounEdit

刺激

  1. (physiology, psychology, economics) stimulus; stimulant

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
げき
Grade: 6
on’yomi

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NounEdit

()(げき) (shigeki

  1. stimulus, impetus, motivation

VerbEdit

()(げき)する (shigeki surutransitive suru (stem ()(げき) (shigeki shi), past ()(げき)した (shigeki shita))

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

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