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instigate
used in O Pioneers!

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Definition
start or set into motion — typically some kind of conflict
  • He pushed back his chair, took his hat from the nail, and marched out with Emil, who, with his university ideas, was supposed to have instigated the silo.
    2.2 — Part 2 Chapter 2 (46% in)

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