Definition of incite in English:

incite

Line breaks: in¦cite
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈsʌɪt
 
/

verb

[with object]

Derivatives

inciter

noun
More example sentences
  • All populist right-wing movements, inciters to violence and hatred, are adept in the language of Grievance.
  • But the possibility that apathy may subvert anarchy does not absolve its inciters from responsibility.
  • All along we've thought that something subversive was in our midst, perhaps a maker of effigies, or an inciter of revolutions.

Origin

late 15th century (earlier (late Middle English) as incitation): from French inciter, from Latin incitare, from in- 'towards' + citare 'rouse'.

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