- agitated depression,
Origin of agitation
Examples from the Web for agitational
The immediate practical effects of the commission were nil, but its agitational value proved of great importance to labor.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States|Selig Perlman
And the party has done so, not for agitational reasons, but out of necessity, out of principle.Woman under socialism|August Bebel
Sun himself thought in political and economic rather than agitational terms.Government in Republican China|Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger
1560s, "mental tossing to and fro," from French agitation, from Latin agitationem (nominative agitatio) "motion, agitation," noun of action from past participle stem of agitare "move to and fro," frequentative of agere in its sense of "to drive" (see act (n.)).