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instigate
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
start or set into motion — typically some kind of conflict
  • We are fully aware that the guilt in this case lies chiefly with Mr. Kenneth Danagger, who instigated this infringement of the law, who exerted pressure upon you and who confessed his guilt by disappearing in order to escape trial" "No.
    2.4 Part 2 Chapter 4 — The Sanction of the Victim (61% in)

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