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overstimulate

(ˌəʊvəˈstɪmjʊˌleɪt)
vb (tr)
to stimulate too much
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overstimulate


Past participle: overstimulated
Gerund: overstimulating

Imperative
overstimulate
overstimulate
Present
I overstimulate
you overstimulate
he/she/it overstimulates
we overstimulate
you overstimulate
they overstimulate
Preterite
I overstimulated
you overstimulated
he/she/it overstimulated
we overstimulated
you overstimulated
they overstimulated
Present Continuous
I am overstimulating
you are overstimulating
he/she/it is overstimulating
we are overstimulating
you are overstimulating
they are overstimulating
Present Perfect
I have overstimulated
you have overstimulated
he/she/it has overstimulated
we have overstimulated
you have overstimulated
they have overstimulated
Past Continuous
I was overstimulating
you were overstimulating
he/she/it was overstimulating
we were overstimulating
you were overstimulating
they were overstimulating
Past Perfect
I had overstimulated
you had overstimulated
he/she/it had overstimulated
we had overstimulated
you had overstimulated
they had overstimulated
Future
I will overstimulate
you will overstimulate
he/she/it will overstimulate
we will overstimulate
you will overstimulate
they will overstimulate
Future Perfect
I will have overstimulated
you will have overstimulated
he/she/it will have overstimulated
we will have overstimulated
you will have overstimulated
they will have overstimulated
Future Continuous
I will be overstimulating
you will be overstimulating
he/she/it will be overstimulating
we will be overstimulating
you will be overstimulating
they will be overstimulating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overstimulating
you have been overstimulating
he/she/it has been overstimulating
we have been overstimulating
you have been overstimulating
they have been overstimulating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overstimulating
you will have been overstimulating
he/she/it will have been overstimulating
we will have been overstimulating
you will have been overstimulating
they will have been overstimulating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overstimulating
you had been overstimulating
he/she/it had been overstimulating
we had been overstimulating
you had been overstimulating
they had been overstimulating
Conditional
I would overstimulate
you would overstimulate
he/she/it would overstimulate
we would overstimulate
you would overstimulate
they would overstimulate
Past Conditional
I would have overstimulated
you would have overstimulated
he/she/it would have overstimulated
we would have overstimulated
you would have overstimulated
they would have overstimulated
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Professor John T Cacioppo of Chicago University showed that loneliness overstimulates the body's stress response.
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It overstimulates the heart and nervous system, which can cause a heart attack.
In Alzheimer's disease, dying brain cells release excess glutamate, which overstimulates healthy cells and can kill them.
When THC overstimulates CB1 receptors, it triggers a reduction in memory abilities, motivation and gradually leads to dependence.
Lee Monaghan, 29, of Grafton Street, Toxteth, died on June 8 after taking paramethoxyamphetamine, or PMA, a potent hallucinogenic which dangerously overstimulates the nervous system.
As a result, an income tax system overstimulates consumption.
Mr Laurence added: "Theobromine is essentially a stimulant, and it overstimulates the dog's body - the heart rate goes up, and they have fits.
This "overstimulates the immune system cells that are attacking the pancreas, making those white blood cells self-destruct, effectively stopping the attack and allowing the pancreas to cure itself," according to Kolata.
Animal studies of terbutaline have shown that it overstimulates beta 2 receptors, says Connors.
Professor John T Cacioppo of Chicago lonelin University showed that loneliness overstimulates the body's stress response.
These results support the idea that HIV overstimulates the innate response and that this weakens the immune system.