incitation incitation

Definition(s):

  1. (n) something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action
  2. (n) an act of urging on or spurring on or rousing to action or instigating

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The incitation passes to the hippocampus, where it is built up into an emotional process.
  2. Editorials that do not speak sedition, bigotry, white supremacy and incitation to legislative folly and physical violence are not accepted as 'honest' or 'courageous.
  3. The incitation passes to the hippocampus, where it is built up into an emotional process.

Quotes

  1. "I want to indict him for incitation to genocide," Romney said.
    on Sep 8, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Washington Post

  2. "To urge listeners, and minors at that, to tear a page out a book is an incitation to vandalism, which is unacceptable by a radio host using the public air waves," David said in a statement. "But the worst is that Sylvain Bouchard has not...
    on Feb 3, 2009 By: Françoise David Source: The Gazette (Montreal)

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