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incite
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Moby Dick
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  • Fiercely, but evenly incited by the taunts of the German, the Pequod’s three boats now began ranging almost abreast; and, so disposed, momentarily neared him.
  • Granting that the White Whale fully incites the hearts of this my savage crew, and playing round their savageness even breeds a certain generous knight-errantism in them, still, while for the love of it they give chase to Moby Dick, they must also have food for their more common, daily appetites.

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  • Murder, assault, escape, possession of a weapon, inciting a riot, drug possession, and one perfect catch-all: "conduct which disrupts or interferes with the orderly running of the institution or the BOP."
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • "I take it you won’t be saying anything that will incite me to give you trouble this semester, Mr. Mulligan?"
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless

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