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Synonyms for STIMULATION

Usage Examples for STIMULATION

  1. The spell of the religious influences of the past year's revival was still strong; this, and the stimulation of new resolves, carried her along well for six months. - "Our Nervous Friends Illustrating the Mastery of Nervousness" by Robert S. Carroll
  2. The result was that Nance was accorded the privilege of occupying a stool in the corner behind the hot stove and sewing buttons on knee pantaloons, from eight until ten P. M. At first the novelty of working against time, with a room full of grown people, and of seeing the great stacks of unfinished garments change into great stacks of finished ones, was stimulation in itself. - "Calvary Alley" by Alice Hegan Rice