insight vs incite : Common Errors in English

About insight vs incite

An insight is something you have: an understanding of something, a bright idea about something. To incite is to do something: to stimulate some action or other to be taken. You can never have an incite.

insight Meaning(s)

  • (n) clear or deep perception of a situation
  • (n) a feeling of understanding
  • (n) the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation
  • (n) grasping the inner nature of things intuitively

incite Meaning(s)

  • (v) provoke or stir up
  • (v) urge on; cause to act
  • (v) give an incentive for action

insight in News

  1. Insight Begins Transition To Time Warner In Kentucky

    Insight Cable customers may have noticed some changes within the last few weeks as the company transitions to Time Warner Cable.
    on June 14, 2013 Source: WBKO Bowling Green

  2. C5 Insight Named Top 10 Consultant by IT Research Firm

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- C5 Insight has been named a leading consultant for cloud application development by SourcingLine. C5 Insight was selected from hundreds of service providers to be published ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Insight Integrated Systems Engineers Earn Complete Range of Clustered Data ONTAP Certifications

    Insight Integrated Systems , a division of Insight Investments, LLC, the industry expert in technology solutions and financial engineering, today announced that Andre Clark, systems engineering technical ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

incite in News

  1. Author Hopes to Lead Readers “Into the Calm”

    Gleyder A. Dominquez’s “Despues Llegara La Calma” is a book meant to soothe, not incite. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 14, 2013 Source: PRWeb

  2. Blaze's Ikner goes from tryout prospect to AFL starter

    SALT LAKE CITY – As is tradition the morning of every road game for the Utah Blaze, players and coaches gathered in the  meeting room of the visiting hotel for an overview of that night’s matchup. Rather than incite inspiration using his own words, c oach Ron James opened the floor to his players, allowing them to opportunity to express their own motivations. read more
    on June 14, 2013 Source: Standard-Examiner

  3. UBL Acquires Local Incite -- Adds Chicago Presence

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Business Listing, a service of UBL Interactive, Inc., today announced the acquisition of the assets of Local Incite, the Chicago-based Local Search ...
    on June 11, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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