agitate
verb.
try to stir up public opinion
Synonym: stir up, foment
verb.
cause to be agitated, excited, or roused
The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks
verb.
exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for
The liberal party pushed for reforms|She is crusading for women's rights|The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate
verb.
move very slightly
He shifted in his seat
Synonym: budge, shift, stir
verb.
move or cause to move back and forth
The chemist shook the flask vigorously|My hands were shaking
Synonym: shake
verb.
change the arrangement or position of
Antonym: calm