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Incite appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Slam in a fog nine poetic nitrate notes, pull a ball, upset one tart, incite opening of animals.
  • Slam in a fog nine poetic ninnies, or pad idols of Oslo… did a prose inn incite opening of animals?
  • Now if I set a dronish sacred nude, if I reversed one poetic niece, incite open odes reverified under cash, sin or dates if I won.
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Definition of the verb incite

What does incite mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: incited | inciting | incites

  1. give an incentive for action
  2. provoke or stir up
  3. urge on; cause to act
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • synonyms of incite: egg on / prod
    • more specific words:
      • goose = prod into action
      • halloo = urge on with shouts
      • goad = urge with or as if with a goad

Alternative definition of the verb incite

verb

  1. To rouse, stir up or excite.

Groups

  1. Incite is an American groove metal band from Phoenix, Arizona formed in 2004.
  2. Incite a.k.a. Incite/ is a musical group.

Miscellanea

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Google previewconfusing Words

Incite is a verb which means to cause people to do something, usually something bad. Examples: It is not clear who incited the red shirts to start rioting during Songkran last year. It has become a powerful political tool to incite people to rally in ...

Google previewInternational Guide to Management Consultancy (2005)

The Evolution, Practice and Structure of Management Consultancy Worldwide by Barry Curnow, Jonathan Reuvid

Incite is an innovative new concept devised by the Austrian Institute of Management Consulting. Incite (Institute for Management Consultants and Information Technology Experts) is the Austrian platform for certification of management ...

Google previewGrammar Grade 8 (2005)

by Loretta Schorr

Incite/Insight—Incite is a verb that means “to arouse”; insight is a noun that means “understanding.” Legislator/Legislature—A legislator is the person that makes laws. A legislature is the entire body of lawmakers. Circle the word that completes ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1805)

In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers, to which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson

To believe or pretend that whateverour hearts incite is the will of God within us, is the principle of villainy that hath acted in the children of disobedience, enhanced and improved with circumstances ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Shakespeare Words (2011)

by BookCaps, BookCaps Study Guides Staff

Incite - (in-SYT) to cause a certain ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

;nt/ [L, stimulare, to incite], any agent that increases the rate of activity of a body system. stimulant cathartic, a cathartic that acts by promoting the motility of the bowel, especially the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Domestic Violence and Abuse (2013)

by Laura L. Finley

INCITE! Incite! Women of Color Against Violence is a grassroots activist network of selfidentified radical feminists of color who mobilize to end violence against women and against racialized communities more broadly. In addition to local ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Civil Liberties in America (2015)

by David Schultz, John R. Vile

357, the Court stated that the First Amendment did not prohibit the states from punishing those whose utterances were “inimical to the public welfare” or “tending to incite to crime” or to overthrow of the government, and it ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms (1920)

Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

stimulare, to incite.] A stimulus-producing agent (phys.\ stimulation (stlm'ulä' shiín) n. [L. stimulare, to incite.] Excitation or irritation of an organism or part by external influence, mechanical, chemical, etc (phys.). stlmulose (stlm'ulös) a.

Google previewA Dictionary of Biological Terms (1920)

stimulare, to incite] A stimulus-producing agent (phys.) stimulation (stim'ûlâ' shůn) n. [L. stz'mulare, to incite] Excitation or irritation of an organism or part by external influence, mechanical, chemical, etc. (phys.) stimulose (stïm'ülös) a.

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

caustic, censorious, cutting, cynical, disparaging, ironic, judicious, keen, mordant, penetrating, perceptive, perspicacious, piercing, sarcastic, sardonic, satirical, severe, sharp, smart, stinging, tart, trenchant incite abet, actuate, agitate, arouse, ...

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Usage statistics about incite

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb incite:

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Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them. (John Updike)
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Scrabble value of I1N1C3I1T1E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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