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Synonyms for agitate

Synonyms for agitate

to cause to move to and fro violently

Synonyms for agitate

try to stir up public opinion

exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person

move very slightly

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change the arrangement or position of

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agitates successfully at school to be taught about comparative American cultures, and he pressures his father in order to find out what happened to him in the internment camps, though his father is reluctant to talk about the past.
"The worst thing you can say to an agitated person is `Calm down.' It simply agitates them more.
The vertical device is a long shaft with multi-directional arms that agitates material above and below the auger in the weigh hopper.
The fluff is blown into a cyclone mounted atop the fluff surge hopper, which agitates and feeds the ground scrap into the fluff metering hopper below it.