Motivate - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Motivate.

IMPEL
INSPIRE
STIR
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IMPEL
  1. cause to move forward with force; "Steam propels this ship"
  2. urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate
INSPIRE
  1. draw in (air); "Inhale deeply"; "inhale the fresh mountain air"; "The patient has trouble inspiring"; "The lung cancer patient cannot inspire air very well"
  2. fill with revolutionary ideas
  3. serve as the inciting cause of; "She prompted me to call my relatives"
  4. spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
  5. supply the inspiration for; "The article about the artist inspired the exhibition of his recent work"
  6. heighten or intensify;
STIR
  1. Slang term for prison, in UK
  2. mix or add by stirring; "Stir nuts into the dough"
  3. summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
  4. stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of; "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"
  5. affect emotionally; "A stirring movie"; "I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy"
  6. move very slightly; "He shifted in his seat"
  7. to begin moving, "As the thunder started the sleeping children began to stir"
  8. move an implement through; "stir the soup"; "stir my drink"; "stir the soil"
  9. stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"
  10. a rapid active commotion
  11. emotional agitation and excitement
  12. a prominent or sensational but short-lived news event; "he made a great splash and then
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