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adjective as in thrilled

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The result was a decade of printing money that has primarily benefited the very rich and stoked asset prices in ways that continue to destabilize global financial markets.

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How the King Soopers shooting unfoldedPresident Obama’s entire tenure was marked by sustained growth in gun sales because of stoked fears that at any moment he was going to instruct the government to take away Americans’ guns.

They propagated disinformation, spewed hate, stoked violence, disregarded the law, and overwhelmed authorities vastly outnumbered and ill-equipped to handle the onslaught.

I can’t imagine Kemboi would be super stoked to fly halfway around the world to race Western States for the chance to win a belt buckle.

I actually just saw both sheriff’s deputies again today, six days after the fire started, and they were just beaming, so stoked that both of their homes survived.

But beware of voting based on the fears stoked by politicians for their own political gain -- on both sides.

You must have been pretty stoked when you found out that Cary would have such a big, juicy arc this season.

I was stoked that we were able to get together to put out Rkives.

Russian militants continue to percolate through the Ukrainian border, hoping their Kremlin-stoked fantasies will come true.

Crowe himself stoked the religion angle by tweet-begging Pope Francis to screen the film.

Then he stoked the fire, blew it, and set them all round it to warm themselves.

The fire beneath is stoked and kept alive by bellows handled by those who assisted at his martyrdom.

Russ stoked and lit his pipe, snapped off his machine and swung around in the operator's chair.

He stoked away, till the sparks flew like shooting stars across the sky.

Hitherto he had been mechanical, whereas now he was an engine capable of self-direction—an engine stoked to the brim.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stoked, such as: animated, aroused, elated, electrified, excited, and inspired.

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