Associations to the word «Stimulation»


STIMULATION, noun. A pushing or goading toward action.
STIMULATION, noun. An activity causing excitement or pleasure.
STIMULATION, noun. (biology) Any action or condition that creates a response; sensory input.

Dictionary definition

STIMULATION, noun. The act of arousing an organism to action.
STIMULATION, noun. Any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action.
STIMULATION, noun. (physiology) the effect of a stimulus (on nerves or organs etc.).
STIMULATION, noun. Mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats