Exagitate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Exagitate To satirize; to censure severely.
    • Exagitate To stir up; to agitate.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • exagitate To shake violently; agitate.
    • exagitate To pursue with invectives or reproaches; rail at.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. exagitatus, p. p. of exagitare,. See Ex-, and Agitate

Usage

In literature:

Vesanum exagitant pueri, innuptaeque puellae.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
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