verb (used with object), in·cit·ed, in·cit·ing.
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They may argue that the House managers have failed to prove that what he did meets the terms of inciting an insurrection.All eyes on Republican senators after strong presentation by House managers|Dan Balz|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
I don’t think he was inciting violence by that, but I do think that it led to a dangerous situation.
Parler was effectively knocked offline in January when Amazon, Apple and Google stopped providing it technical services for violating their policies against online posts that incite violence.Dominion Voting tells Facebook, Parler and other social media sites to preserve posts for lawsuits|Rachel Lerman|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
She argued there needs to be accountability for Republicans in Congress who made false claims of widespread fraud in the 2020 election and who have not condemned the events or apologized for their alleged role in inciting the attempted insurrection.
The former president was impeached for a second time in the House of Representatives, most recently for “engaging in high Crimes and Misdemeanors by inciting violence against the Government of the United States.”
For example, the MTA prohibits ads that “incite or provoke violence.”To Fight Pam Geller, Join Our Comedy Jihad at the MTA|Dean Obeidallah|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Though Rabinowitz muses that something like this would not only be impractical but also incite severe backlash.Porn Fights For Your Right to Surf: Pornhub, YouPorn, and Redtube Lead Charge For Net Neutrality|Aurora Snow|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Few people touch that nerve and incite so much passionate conversation than Dunham and Girls.Lena Dunham on 'SNL' Review: Very Funny, Very Dunham-y|Kevin Fallon|March 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Robertson, they said, would “never incite or encourage hate.”
Russell Brand is trying to use comedy to incite political revolution.
This is the more annoying, as there are circumstances that particularly incite our curiosity.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
And to incite the efforts of honest but unfortunate men, bankrupt laws equally useful to creditor and debtor were established.A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene
It seems impossible to believe that these are the men whom Irish patriots incite to mutiny.In the Ranks of the C.I.V.|Erskine Childers
Thy countrymen are wild, fierce, and warlike: why not incite their martial passions in defence of thy doctrines?Beacon Lights of History, Volume V|John Lord
Not one true believer whom the flesh does not again and again incite to impatience, anger, pride.Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians|Martin Luther