to make something or someone become more active
ExamplesWhat can the government do to stimulate the economy? • The aim of the subsidies is to stimulate trade with the Middle East.

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The government prepared a financial package in order to stimulate the economy and cause economic growth and job creation in all sectors of society.

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Starting wars all over the world and engaging negatively against other countries does nothing to stimulate our foreign economic situation, in fact, it puts the situation on more jeopardy.

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The Federal Reserve recently ended its policy of Quantitative Easing as further bond purchases would have little effect in its efforts to further stimulate the economy.

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