negative stimulation


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Noun1.negative stimulation - something causing antagonism or loss of interestnegative stimulation - something causing antagonism or loss of interest
stimulant, stimulus, stimulation, input - any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
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Sometimes negative stimulation is preferable to no stimulation.
To come up with a counter logic, the researchers wanted to find out "would they prefer negative stimulations to boredom?