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definition 1: to incite or rouse to activity, action, or increased action.
example: The speech stimulated the crowd.
example: This medicine stimulates the heart.
example: The professor asked questions to stimulate discussion.
example: None of the books stimulated my interest.
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Collocations: Words often used in combination with the transitive verb stimulate
stimulate + NOUN: ~ imagination, ~ creativity, ~ curiosity, ~ interest, ~ desire, ~ thought , ~ thinking, ~ appetite, ~ demand (e.g., The advertisers hoped to stimulate demand for this new type of product), ~ growth, ~ healing, ~ development, ~ formation, ~ discussion, ~ debate, ~ dialogue, ~ participation, ~ involvement, ~ activity, ~ economy, ~ investment