Definition of

Stir Up

  1. (verb, social) try to stir up public opinion
  2. (verb, emotion) arouse or excite feelings and passions
    The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world
    Wake old feelings of hatred
  3. (verb, contact) change the arrangement or position of
  4. (verb, communication) provoke or stir up
    set off great unrest among the people

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Stir Up

Hyponyms: beat, ferment, poke, raise, rile, roil, rumpus, scramble, toss

Hypernyms: arouse, displace, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, kindle, move, provoke, raise, stimulate

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