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synonyms for stirring

  • electrifying
  • emotional
  • exhilarating
  • gripping
  • heartbreaking
  • heartrending
  • inspirational
  • inspiring
  • touching
  • arousing
  • awakening
  • dynamic
  • motivating
  • provoking
  • stimulating
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The category also honors a few shows that have ended their runs, such as “Pose,” FX’s stirring and groundbreaking drama, and HBO’s recently canceled horror-drama “Lovecraft Country.”
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Cook, stirring, until all the spinach is wilted, but still bright green, about 2 minutes.
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Add the remaining 2 teaspoons of garlic and cook, stirring, until it turns pale golden, 20 to 30 seconds.
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Add the rest of the flour-cornmeal mixture, stirring until it disappears into the batter.
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The film is a beautiful, stirring story about people, as Abuela Claudia puts it, who are “asserting our dignity in small ways,” making sure “little details that tell the world we are not invisible” get their chance on center stage.
THE LONG-AWAITED IN THE HEIGHTS MOVIE IS ELECTRIFYING AND PERFECTLY TIMEDALISSA WILKINSONMAY 21, 2021VOX
Add the onions, carrots, and celery and cook, stirring, for 2 to 3 minutes more.
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The desperation for literary stardom is so acute in Maud Dixon it’s unsettling—Florence’s willingness to go to extremes has ramifications both stirring and unpredictable.
THREE NEW BOOKS FIND DRAMA IN THE SCANDALS AND CONTROVERSIES OF THE PUBLISHING WORLDANNABEL GUTTERMANMAY 12, 2021TIME
It takes nearly an hour but the process is pretty hands-off, only needing a little stirring now and then.
GARLIC CONFIT VINAIGRETTE TURNS THIS KALE SALAD FROM FINE TO FABULOUSELLIE KRIEGERMAY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Throughout Pop Song, Pham blends her most intimate thoughts with stirring cultural criticism, with essays that make mention of Frank Ocean’s music, Agnes Martin’s paintings and more.
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Add the garlic and cook, stirring, until golden but not browned, about 1 minute.
EMBRACE THE WHOLE LEAF, STEM AND ALL, WITH THIS GARLICKY SWISS CHARD RECIPEJOE YONANAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO STIRRING

  • arousing affect
  • poignant
  • stirring
  • touching
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