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English adjective: stimulant

1. stimulant that stimulates

SamplesStimulant phenomena.




English noun: stimulant

1. stimulant (cognition) any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

Synonymsinput, stimulation, stimulus

Broader (hypernym)information

Narrower (hyponym)conditioned stimulus, cue, discriminative stimulus, elicitation, evocation, induction, kick, negative stimulation, negative stimulus, positive stimulus, reinforcement, reinforcer, reinforcing stimulus, turn-on, turnoff

2. stimulant (artifact) a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process

Synonymsexcitant, stimulant drug

Broader (hypernym)drug

Narrower (hyponym)African tea, amphetamine, analeptic, aphrodisiac, Arabian tea, butyl nitrite, cat, isobutyl nitrite, kat, khat, methylphenidate, pep pill, popper, qat, quat, Ritalin, speed, upper

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