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uk   /ˈædʒ.ɪ.teɪt/ us   /ˈædʒ.ə.teɪt/
  • agitate verb (ARGUE)

[I] to argue forcefully, especially in public, in order to achieve a particular type of change: The unions continue to agitate for higher pay. As a young man, he had agitated against the Vietnam war.
agitated
adjective uk   /ˈædʒ.ɪ.teɪ.tɪd/ us   /ˈædʒ.ə.teɪ.t̬ɪd/
She became very agitated (= anxious) when her son failed to return home.
(Definition of agitate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "agitate" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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agitateverb

us   /ˈædʒ·ɪˌteɪt/
  • agitate verb (ARGUE)

[I] to argue energetically, esp. in public, in order to achieve a particular type of change: Telephone companies began to agitate for permission to compete in long distance services.
  • agitate verb (MAKE NERVOUS)

[T] to make someone become nervous because of worry or fear that is difficult to control: Any mention of his son agitated him.
agitation
noun [U] us   /ˌædʒ·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/
He arrived home in a state of agitation.
agitator
noun [C] us   /ˈædʒ·ɪˌteɪ·t̬ər/
They blamed the protest on political agitators.
(Definition of agitate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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