used in 1984 by Orwell
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something that creates growth or excitement, or something that causes an action
in various senses, including:
- economic stimulus — something that makes the economy grow
- biological or psychological stimulus — something that makes the body react in a particular way such as when more light make the eye pupil shrink, or when lack of sleep causes stress
- He seemed to have lost the power of intellectual effort, now that the stimulus of pain had been removed.
There are no more uses of "stimulus" in 1984 by Orwell.