noun. ['ˈstɪmjələnt'] any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action.
- discriminative stimulus
- negative stimulus
- reinforcing stimulus
- positive stimulus
- conditioned stimulus
- negative stimulation
- brand-name drug
Words that Rhyme with Stimulant
Example sentences of the word stimulant
1. Noun, singular or mass
Since caffeine is a stimulant it can make sleeping difficult for many people after consuming it.
Adderall is a stimulant containing a mixture of amphetamine salts that increases dopamine and norephinephrine in the brain.
Quotes containing the word stimulant
1. Reading was my escape and my comfort, my consolation, my stimulant of choice: reading for the pure pleasure of it, for the beautiful stillness that surrounds you when you hear an author's words reverberating in your head.
- Paul Auster, The Brooklyn Follies
noun. ['ˈstɪmjələnt'] a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process.
- butyl nitrite
- stimulant drug
- African tea
- Arabian tea
- pep pill
adjective. ['ˈstɪmjələnt'] that stimulates.
- stay in place