Definition Of agitate
make (someone) troubled or nervous.
the thought of questioning Toby agitated him extremely
Example Of agitate
agitate the water to disperse the oil
A pump inside the tank agitates the water, to ensure that the ice doesn't get too cold, and that the crystals produced remain on the small side.
As he had mentioned to Vanessa, they needed a really good blow to agitate the sea, stir up its bed and move larger objects to the surface.
At first he was extremely agitated that she was standing so close to his private zone.
At the moment she is agitated and distressed, but I'm sure in time, with the help and understanding from the carers, she will adjust to her new home.