Synonyms of agitation


1. agitation, psychological state, psychological condition, mental state, mental condition

usage: a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance

2. agitation, ferment, fermentation, tempestuousness, unrest, turbulence, upheaval, Sturm und Drang

usage: a state of agitation or turbulent change or development; "the political ferment produced new leadership"; "social unrest"

3. agitation, feeling

usage: the feeling of being agitated; not calm

4. agitation, excitement, turmoil, upheaval, hullabaloo, disturbance

usage: disturbance usually in protest

5. agitation, motion, movement, move, motility

usage: the act of agitating something; causing it to move around (usually vigorously)

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