Agitation Definition

ăjĭ-tāshən
noun
An agitating or being agitated; violent motion or stirring.
Webster's New World
Emotional disturbance or excitement.
Webster's New World
The stirring up of public interest in a matter of controversy, such as a political or social issue.
American Heritage
Discussion meant to stir up people and produce changes.
Webster's New World
Agitation is defined as the state of feeling irritated or restless.
An example of someone who is in a state of agitation is a person who is mad at his relative because of something unkind which was said but does not know what to say or do.
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Antonyms:
calmness
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Other Word Forms of Agitation

Noun

Singular:
agitation
Plural:
agitations

Origin of Agitation

  • From French agitation, from Latin agitātiō (“movement, agitation”).

    From Wiktionary

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