Synonyms of stimulus in English:

stimulus


See definition of stimulus

noun

1‘cheap energy provided a major stimulus to economic development in western Europe’

SYNONYMS

spur, stimulant, encouragement, impetus, boost, prompt, prod, incentive, inducement, inspiration, fillip

motive, motivation, impulse

provocation, goad, incitement

informal shot in the arm, kick up the backside

technical precipitant

ANTONYMS

deterrent, discouragement