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  Words related to incite

Related / Similar Words: instigate, set off, stir up, prod, egg on, motivate, actuate, propel, move, prompt

 

Definition:
  • provoke or stir up; "incite a riot"; "set off great unrest among the people";
  • urge on; cause to act; "They other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window";
  • give an incentive for action; "This moved me to sacrifice my career";

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    Hyponyms: raise, halloo, goad

     

    Grouped Verbs: affect, impress, move, strike

     

    Derivational Morphology: fomentation, instigation, instigator, provoker, inciter, instigant, firebrand, incitation, incitement, provocation, goad, goading, prod, prodding, urging, spur, spurring, propulsion, actuation, act, human action, human activity, motivation, motivating, motive, need, incentive, inducement, motivator

     

    Anagrams: entice

     

     
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