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incite
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition provoke action — especially violent action
  • At every step he was incited to do some strange, wild, wicked thing or other, with a sense that it would be at once involuntary and intentional, in spite of himself, yet growing out of a profounder self than that which opposed the impulse.
    Chapter 20 -- The Minister in a Maze (32% in)

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