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Definitionprovoke action — especially violent action
- What are you up to inciting mutiny and insubordination?3.17 (75% in)
- Occasionally an old man's treble voice begged for news, and instead of inciting the crowd to babbling it only intensified the hush as they heard the oft-repeated: "Nothing on the wires yet from the North except that there's been fighting."2.14 (35% in)
- And thanks to the incitement of the Freedmen's Bureau, negroes could always be found who were willing to bring accusations.4.37 (60% in)
- Now they had not only the Bureau agitators and the Carpetbaggers urging them on, but the incitement of whisky as well, and outrages were inevitable.4.37 (73% in)
There are no more uses of "incite" in Gone with the Wind.
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