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stimulants

noun
plural of stimulant

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1 something that arouses action or activity
  • the relaxed zoning regulations should serve as a stimulant for development in the area

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2 a distilled beverage that can make a person drunk
  • I always take a bottle of stimulant along on trips, for emergencies like plane crashes or earthquakes

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  • nonintoxicants
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“Stimulants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stimulants. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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