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Portuguese translation of “stimulate”

stimulate

verb   /ˈstɪm·jə·leɪt/
to make something happen or develop more
estimular, fomentar
The drug stimulates the production of red blood cells.
to make someone feel interested and excited
estimular
Colourful pictures can stimulate a child’s imagination.
(Definition of stimulate verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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