agitation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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agitationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌædʒ.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/

agitation noun [U] (WORRY)

worry and anxiety: He ​arrivedhome in a state of agitation.

agitation noun [U] (PROTEST)

the ​situation in which ​peopleprotest or ​argue, ​especially in ​public, in ​order to ​achieve a ​particulartype of ​change: The ​anti-war agitation is ​beginning to ​worry the ​government.
(Definition of agitation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “agitation”
in Arabic إثارة, حِدّة…
in Korean 불안…
in Portuguese agitação…
in Catalan neguit…
in Japanese 不安, 動揺…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不冷静, 焦虑,躁动,紧张不安…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不冷靜, 焦慮,躁動,緊張不安…
in Italian agitazione…
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