stimulating

Definitions of stimulating
  1. adjective
    that stimulates
    synonyms: stimulant
    stimulative
    capable of arousing or accelerating physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent
  2. adjective
    rousing or quickening activity or the senses
    “a stimulating discussion”
    Synonyms:
    exciting
    creating or arousing excitement
    interesting
    arousing or holding the attention
    invigorating
    imparting strength and vitality
    moving
    arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion
    challenging, thought-provoking
    stimulating interest or thought
    exciting
    stimulating interest and discussion
    piquant, salty
    engagingly stimulating or provocative
    rousing, stirring
    capable of arousing enthusiasm or excitement
    thrilling
    causing quivering or shivering as by cold or fear or electric shock
    stimulative
    capable of arousing or accelerating physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent
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    Antonyms:
    unexciting, unstimulating
    not stimulating
    unexciting
    not exciting
    uninteresting
    arousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement
    unmoving
    not arousing emotions
    bland, flat
    lacking stimulating characteristics; uninteresting
    dry, juiceless
    lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless
    vapid
    lacking significance or liveliness or spirit or zest
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  3. adjective
    making lively and cheerful
    synonyms: exhilarating
    invigorating
    imparting strength and vitality
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