noun[often with infinitive]
The action of provoking unlawful behavior or urging someone to behave unlawfully: this amounted to an incitement to commit murder
More example sentences
- Abetting describes any incitement or encouragement to do so.
- The review is there as a guideline, as an incitement, or perhaps at times merely a provocation.
- American authorities say they are working on a directive that would ban hate speech and incitements to violence and create a system for registering publications to lend some order to the media landscape.