agitation: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (aj"i-tā'shun), [key]
- the act or process of agitating; state of being agitated: She left in great agitation.
- persistent urging of a political or social cause or theory before the public.
- Also calledpsychological and physical restlessness, manifested by pacing, hand-wringing, or other activity, sometimes occurring as a symptom of severe depression, schizophrenia, or other mental disorder.
- agitation (Thesaurus)