verb (used with object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
verb (used without object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
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While not the most stimulating for those less passionate about cattle, Grandin made it interesting.The Most Inspiring Bits of Temple Grandin’s Reddit AMA|Emily Shire|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By stimulating regions of the brain, the preservation of muscle activity and sensation can be confirmed.
I decided not to let a wonderful, stimulating quarter-century at Vogue be diminished.
Believe me, it makes for a great and stimulating vacation read.
But second and more important, this is about stimulating the economy.Michael Tomasky on How Obama Should Play Offense on Taxes|Michael Tomasky|July 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But Peter is stimulating, even though he does stimulate you into opposition.The Prairie Mother|Arthur Stringer
She felt that the atmosphere of The Tamarisks would be stimulating.A Patriotic Schoolgirl|Angela Brazil
I have got so accustomed to their stimulating power that I never write without one or two on my forehead.The Fortunes Of Glencore|Charles James Lever
Some stress as the directive factor the continuous action of the stimulating agent on sensitive tissues symmetrically situated.Being Well-Born|Michael F. Guyer
It is to be feared that the latter, far from stimulating mental life, are conducive to inertia of thought.