verb (used with object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
verb (used without object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
Origin of stimulate
Examples from the Web for unstimulating
Even in 1999, this gilded cage of a cushy but unstimulating white-collar career was only available to certain people.
A cool, unstimulating vegetable and farinaceous diet may delay the development of the sexual system several months or a year.Sex|Henry Stanton
After an illness of a few days, the fever abated, and I directed a simple, unstimulating diet.
In lieu of whisky, there was a beverage most innocuous, unstimulating and unpalatable to the army of dusky laborers.
The thirst can be allayed by drinking cold water, barley-water, and other preparations of an unstimulating character.
The truth is, that vegetable food is not only more quiet and unstimulating than any other, but it holds out longer also.Vegetable Diet: As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and by Experience in All Ages|William Andrus Alcott
British Dictionary definitions for unstimulating
Word Origin for stimulate
Word Origin and History for unstimulating
1610s, from Latin stimulatus, past participle of stimulare (see stimulation). Related: Stimulated; stimulating.