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instigation

Synonyms of instigation in English:

noun

  • 1 it was primarily Aaron's instigation that brought the festival into being
    prompting, suggestion, recommendation;
    request, entreaty, demand, insistence;
    wish, desire, persuasion
    formal instance
  • 2 foreign instigation is suspected to be at the root of this disturbance
    incitement, initiation, provocation, stirring up, fomentation, inducement, encouragement
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    Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
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