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Incite

To arouse; urge; provoke; encourage; spur on; goad; stir up; instigate; set in motion; as in to incite a riot. Also, generally, in Criminal Law to instigate, persuade, or move another to commit a crime; in this sense nearly synonymous with abet.

incite

verb advise, advocate, agitate, animate, arouse, arouse to action, awaken, bring about, bring on, call forth, cause, counsel, drive, encourage, energize, enthuse, excite, exert influence, exert pressure, exhort, foment, give advice, give impetus, goad, impart momentum, impassion, incitare, induce, influence, initiate, inspire, inspirit, instigate, kindle, launch, move, persuade, press, preeail upon, prompt, provoke, push, rally, recommend, rouse, set in motion, spur on, start, stimulate, stir, stir up, urge, wake
Associated concepts: incite a riot
See also: abet, activate, agitate, bait, cause, coax, engender, evoke, exacerbate, exhort, foment, goad, harass, hasten, impel, induce, influence, inspire, lure, motivate, persuade, pique, press, prevail, prompt, provoke, spirit, stimulate, urge
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Chapter 4, on the first tetralogy of history plays and once again on Titus (now on Tamora instead of Lavinia), follows active agents, not just female inciters.
Another court is hearing the case against Samast and inciters of murder accused of being linked to the plot.
Indeed, both Block and Rothbard stress the importance of the rioters' free will in their reasoning for opposing liability for inciters.
Saudi Arabia's al-Riyadh newspaper said that the men facing trial were "implementers, inciters and supporters".
In Iraq, the Shiite Grand Ayatollah Ali Sistani condemned the Muslim inciters.
judgments and inciters are generated [and] like a poem, a story or a play, they frame settings and point to situations of human condition.
Budaiya, Banu Jamrah citizens slam inciters of sectarian strife, sedition.
Jreissati added that the bloc also appreciated the initiative of Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil, who has recently sent a letter to the International Criminal Court hereby questing to pursue and prosecute ISIS commanders and inciters on Gaza and Iraq wars.
KUWAIT, Oct 31 (KUNA) -- The Kuwaiti Ministry of Interior said Wednesday night the law-enforcers rounded up a number of rioters and inciters of violence in residential areas.
The African, Umar Muhammad Saleh Hassan, was one of the inciters to the rioting and was sentenced to death.
We will solve the problem despite those who exploit the matter and the inciters.
Terrorism expert Professor Paul Wilkinson said: "Bin Laden and his deputy, Ayman al-Zawahiri, are the ideological mentors and inciters of terrorism.