What does the word agitate mean?

Usage examples for agitate

  1. What will agitate one community will not in the same measure agitate another. – The Breath of Life by John Burroughs
  2. The question, therefore, of the succession to his vast empire began now to agitate every European Court. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 3 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon