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incite

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪnˈsaɪt/
to do or say something that encourages people to behave violently or illegally: They denied inciting the crowd to violence.Encouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiringUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to actTaking action against people in power
incitement noun [C, U] something someone does or says that incites peopleEncouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiringTaking action against people in power
Translations of “incite”
in Korean 자극하다…
in Arabic يَحرّض على…
in French inciter (à), provoquer…
in Turkish kışkırtmak, körüklemek, tahrik etmek…
in Italian istigare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼓動, 煽動…
in Russian побуждать, подстрекать…
in Polish podżegać, wzniecać…
in Spanish incitar, provocar…
in Portuguese incitar…
in German aufhetzen, anstiften…
in Catalan incitar…
in Japanese (人)をあおり立てる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼓动, 煽动…
(Definition of incite from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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