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Spanish translation of “incite”

incite

verb /inˈsait/
to urge (someone) to do something
incitar , provocar
He incited the people to rebel against the king .
to stir up or cause
incitar , provocar
They incited violence in the crowd .
incitement noun
incitación
Police said that they had arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of incitement to riot ,
(Definition of incite from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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