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Definition

[n] a rapid bustling commotion
[n] emotional agitation and excitement
[n] a disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
[v] stir the feelings or emotions of; "These stories shook the community"
[v] mix or add by stirring; "Stir nuts into the dough"
[v] evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "stir a disturbance"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
[v] affect emotionally; "A stirring movie"; "I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy"
[v] move very slightly; "He shifted in his seat"
[v] to begin moving, "As the thunder started the sleeping children began to stir"
[v] move an implement through with a circular motion; "stir the soup"; "stir my drink"
[v] stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"

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