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Definition 1: an act of urging on or spurring on or rousing to action or instigating - [noun denoting act]

Samples where incitement or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the incitement of mutiny

Synonyms for incitement in the sense of this definition

(incitement is a kind of ...) the act of arousing

"the purpose of art is the arousal of emotions"

Definition 2: the act of exhorting; an earnest attempt at persuasion - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for incitement in the sense of this definition

(incitement is a kind of ...) the act of persuading (or attempting to persuade); communication intended to induce belief or action

(... is a kind of incitement ) a speech of exhortation attempting to instill enthusiasm and determination in a team or staff

Definition 3: needed encouragement - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where incitement or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the result was a provocation of vigorous investigation

Synonyms for incitement in the sense of this definition

(incitement is a kind of ...) the expression of approval and support

(... is a kind of incitement ) underhandedly or improperly inducing someone to do something improper or unlawful

Definition 4: something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action - [noun denoting motive]

Synonyms for incitement in the sense of this definition

(incitement is a kind of ...) an actuating force or factor

(... is a kind of incitement ) any incitement to action

"he awaited the signal to start" "the victory was a signal for wild celebration"

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