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Stimulative   Listen
noun
Stimulative  n.  That which stimulates.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Stimulative" Quotes from Famous Books



... out a new brand of coffee which he claimed was "non-intoxicating," "poisonless," and the "only pure coffee." A New Yorker, not to be out-done, brought out a coffee that he said contained all the stimulative properties of the original coffee berries, but with every trace of acid removed, every undesirable element eliminated. "Also," he added for good measure, "this coffee may be used freely without harming the digestive organs or ...
— All About Coffee • William H. Ukers

... response to which appeal some of our own people had gone to work, under my supervision, to supply them cautiously with small quantities of water slightly dashed with brandy. This treatment had a wonderfully stimulative and revivifying effect upon them, so much so, indeed, that they managed to stagger to their feet and earnestly beg for food. This, of course, we supplied them with forthwith, in the form of ship's bread broken small and softened by steeping in weak brandy and water. I gave them this pending ...
— A Pirate of the Caribbees • Harry Collingwood



Words linked to "Stimulative" :   irritating, adrenocorticotrophic, stimulating, depressant, stimulant, excitant, irritative, adrenocorticotropic, analeptic



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