Translation of "stimulus" - English-Spanish dictionary

stimulus

noun uk /ˈstɪm·jə·ləs/ (plural stimuli /ˈstɪm·jə·laɪ/)

something that makes something else happen, grow, or develop more

estímulo, incentivo
The report provided the stimulus for more studies.

(Translation of “stimulus” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

stimulus

noun /ˈstimjuləs/ (plural stimuli /-liː/)

something that causes a reaction in a living thing

estímulo
Light is the stimulus that causes a flower to open.

something that rouses or encourages a person etc to action or greater effort

estímulo
Many people think that children need the stimulus of competition to make them work better in school.

(Translation of “stimulus” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)