AskDefine | Define agitated

Dictionary Definition

agitated adj
1 troubled emotionally and usually deeply; "agitated parents" [ant: unagitated]
2 physically disturbed or set in motion; "the agitated mixture foamed and bubbled" [ant: unagitated]
3 thrown from side to side; "a tossing ship" [syn: tossing]

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  1. past of agitate

Extensive Definition

Agitation may refer to:
  • emotional state of excitement or restlessness
    • psychomotor agitation, an extreme form of the above, which can be a side effect of antipsychotic medication
  • agitation (action), putting into motion by shaking or stirring
  • political agitation, political activities in which an agitator urges people to do something
  • Agitated, a B-Side from the band Muse
agitated in German: Agitation
agitated in Slovak: Agitácia
agitated in Finnish: Agitaatio

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