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instigate
used in The Awakening

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Definition
start or set into motion — typically some kind of conflict
  • It was at his instigation that Mrs. Highcamp called to ask her to go with them to the Jockey Club to witness the turf event of the season.
    Chapter 25 (17% in)

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