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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incitation, incitementnoun

    an act of urging on or spurring on or rousing to action or instigating

    "the incitement of mutiny"

    incitation, exhortation, provocation

  2. provocation, incitementnoun

    needed encouragement

    "the result was a provocation of vigorous investigation"

    aggravation, provocation, exhortation, incitation, irritation

  3. incitement, incitation, provocationnoun

    something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action

    aggravation, exhortation, provocation, incitation, irritation

  4. exhortation, incitementnoun

    the act of exhorting; an earnest attempt at persuasion

    provocation, exhortation, incitation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. incitementnoun

    inducement, stimulus, impulse, spur, provocative, incentive, motive, encouragement, goad

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. incitementnoun

    stimulus, instigation, incitation, spur, incentive

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  1. Shawn Crispin:

    President Duterte should come down on the side of press freedom and scrap the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, or at least modify the act to ensure that the media can not be hit with bogus incitement charges, the legislation as written is a direct threat to journalists, and should be rejected.

  2. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    Stop lying. Stop inciting, if the situation deteriorates as a result of this incitement ... you will bear responsibility.

  3. German Justice Minister Heiko Maas:

    When the limits of free speech are trespassed, when it is about criminal expressions, sedition, incitement to carry out criminal offences that threaten people, such content has to be deleted from the net, and we agree that as a rule this should be possible within 24 hours.

  4. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    We are in the midst of a wave of terrorism originating from systematic and mendacious incitement regarding the Temple Mount -- incitement by Hamas, the Palestinian Authority and the Islamic Movement in Israel.

  5. Lopez Obrador:

    Social problems should not be resolved with use of force and incitement of hatred.

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