stir

  • 1 ştir — s.m. Nume dat la trei plante erbacee, dintre care una cu tulpina ramificată, cu flori verzi dispuse în ghemuleţe rotunde şi cu frunze comestibile (Amaranthus angustifolius), alta cu tulpina dreaptă, solidă şi păroasă, cu flori verzi, mărunte,… …

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  • 2 Stir — Stir, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stirred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Stirring}.] [OE. stiren, steren, sturen, AS. styrian; probably akin to D. storen to disturb, G. st[ o]ren, OHG. st[=o]ren to scatter, destroy. [root]166.] 1. To change the place of in any… …

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  • 3 stir — vb Stir, rouse, arouse, awaken, waken, rally can all mean to cause to shift from quiescence or torpor into activity. Stir, often followed by up, usually presupposes excitement to activity by something which disturbs or agitates and so brings to… …

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  • 4 stir — stir̃ interj. kartojant kojų kratymui stimpant, galuojantis nusakyti: Pelytė stir̃ stir̃ – ir gatava Ds. ║ viksnojimui nusakyti: Avelė su uodega stirena: stir̃ stir̃ stir̃ uodegėlė Ds …

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  • 5 stir — [n] commotion, excitement activity, ado, agitation, backwash*, bustle, din, disorder, disquiet, disturbance, ferment, flap*, flurry, furor, fuss, movement, pandemonium, pother, racket, row, scene, to do*, tumult, turmoil, uproar, whirl,… …

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  • 6 stir — stir1 [stʉr] vt. stirred, stirring [ME stirien < OE styrian: see STORM] 1. to move, shake, agitate, etc., esp. slightly 2. to change the position of slightly; displace [to stir a log] 3. to rouse from sleep, lethargy, indifference, etc …

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  • 7 Stir — Stir, n. 1. The act or result of stirring; agitation; tumult; bustle; noise or various movements. [1913 Webster] Why all these words, this clamor, and this stir? Denham. [1913 Webster] Consider, after so much stir about genus and species, how few …

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  • 8 Stir — Stir, v. i. 1. To move; to change one s position. [1913 Webster] I had not power to stir or strive, But felt that I was still alive. Byron. [1913 Webster] 2. To be in motion; to be active or bustling; to exert or busy one s self. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 9 stir in — ˌstir ˈin [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they stir in he/she/it stirs in past tense stirred in past participle …

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  • 10 Stir It Up — ist der Titel eines Lieds von Bob Marley aus dem Jahr 1972, siehe Stir It Up (Bob Marley Lied) Patti LaBelle aus dem Jahr 1985, siehe Stir It Up (Patti LaBelle Lied) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidu …

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  • 11 stir — Ⅰ. stir [1] ► VERB (stirred, stirring) 1) move an implement round and round in (a liquid or other substance) to mix it thoroughly. 2) move slightly or begin to be active. 3) wake or rise from sleep. 4) (often stir up …

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  • 12 stir — (v.) O.E. styrian, from P.Gmc. *sturjanan (Cf. M.Du. stoeren, Du. storen to disturb, O.H.G. storan to scatter, destroy, Ger. stören to disturb ), probably from the root of STORM (Cf. storm) (q.v.). The noun sense of commotion, disturbance, tumult …

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  • 13 stir — index agitate (shake up), commingle, commotion, discompose, emotion, foment, furor, impress (affect deeply) …

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  • 14 stir up — index agitate (activate), churn, disrupt, disturb, engender, foment, incite, motivate …

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  • 15 štîr — m, {{c=1}}v. {{ref}}šćir{{/ref}} …

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  • 16 stir — ( ruri), s.n. – (Bucov.) Prosop, cîrpă. rus. stirati, steretĭ a şterge, a scutura . Trimis de blaurb, 24.01.2009. Sursa: DER …

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  • 17 stir up — (someone/something) to cause a situation that upsets many people. One official claimed that foreign activists were stirring up trouble. The threat of censorship stirred up a hornet s nest of criticism on the Internet …

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  • 18 štir — štȋr m DEFINICIJA v. šćir …

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  • 19 stir — stir1 [ stɜr ] verb ** ▸ 1 mix liquid/food ▸ 2 make someone feel/think something ▸ 3 move slightly ▸ 4 move something burning around ▸ 5 say something to cause trouble ▸ 1 mix food/drink/substance ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive or transitive to… …

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  • 20 Stir — Infobox musical artist Name = Stir Img capt = Stir (original lineup) Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Saint Louis, Missouri Genre = Alternative, Rock Years active = 1994 mdash;2005 Label = Capitol Associated acts …

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