Part of speech:
To rouse to action; spur:
(Biology) To convert a molecule or cell into a form that carries out a specific action:
(Intransitive) To fall over or stumble over an object as a result of striking it with one's foot.
To cause someone to become annoyed or angry.
To cause to desire to have sex; arouse sexually.
(Now Chiefly Dial.) To cause to start, or move involuntarily; startle
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
The definition of a prompt is a cue given to someone to help him remember what to say, or is something that causes another event or action to occur.
To bring into being; cause to be
To be the cause of or reason for; result in.
To cause inflammation in (some organ or tissue)
To put spurs on; as, a spurred boot.
To cause to feel resentment or indignation.
To cause (the bowels) to evacuate.
To cause to be enthusiastic:
To cause by inciting; foment
To occasion, cause, or produce
The definition of incite is to rile people up or to inspire and encourage specific behavior.
The definition of impel is to force something to happen or to cause someone to do something.
The definition of galvanize is to inspire or stimulate someone to act, or to apply an electric current.
Foment is defined as to cause trouble, or to treat the skin with warm water or lotions.
To cause to become more active:
To make firm or tight; fasten.
To be the occasion of; give occasion to; cause
To bring into existence by shaping, modifying, or putting together material; construct:
Induce is defined as to cause something to happen or lead to some action.
To effectuate is to make something happen.
To bring about; make happen; cause or accomplish:
(Physiology) Something that can elicit or evoke a physiological response in a cell, a tissue, or an organism. A stimulus can be internal or external. Sense organs, such as the ear, and sensory receptors, such as those in the skin, are sensitive to external stimuli such as sound and touch.
A ceremony, ritual, test, or period of instruction with which a new member is admitted to an organization or office or to knowledge.
Something that provokes; esp., a cause of resentment or irritation
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
(Sports) To block an opponent
To check (a blow, stroke, or thrust); parry; counter
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