Adjective "restimulate" definition and examples

(Restimulate may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


To give fresh stimulation to; to stimulate again.

    More definitions

    1. to rouse to action or effort, as by encouragement or pressure; spur on; incite: to stimulate his interest in mathematics.

    2. Physiology, Medicine/Medical. to excite (a nerve, gland, etc.) to its functional activity.

    3. to invigorate (a person) by a food or beverage containing a stimulant, as coffee, tea, or alcoholic liquor. verb (used without object), stimulated, stimulating.

    4. to act as a stimulus or stimulant.

    More examples(as adjective)

    "xenophobias can be restimulate."


    (stimulate)Late 18th century; earliest use found in Anna Seward (1742–1809), poet and correspondent. From re- + stimulate.