Synonyms of instigation in English:

instigation

noun

  • 1 the whole team became involved at David's instigation
    prompting, suggestion; request, entreaty, solicitation; wish, desire; urging, importuning, pressure, persuasion; demand, insistence
    formal instance
  • 2 the Interior Ministry spoke of foreign instigation of the disorder
    initiation, incitement, provocation, stirring up, whipping up, kindling, fuelling, fomentation, encouragement, inducement; actuation, devising, inception
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