Meaning of “incite” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /ɪnˈsaɪt/

to do or say something that encourages people to behave violently or illegally:

They denied inciting the crowd to violence.
incitement noun [ C, U ]

something someone does or says that incites people

(Definition of “incite” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)