Example sentences for: incite

How can you use “incite” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Mossad has tried to incite conflict within Arab countries to mixed effect.

  • It is conceivable that we could incite people in sheets to march on Slate 's offices, which, while not actually in Seattle are close enough ...

  • This custom suggests new stages in the old rebellion against religious strictures, which once demanded that female hair--divinely ordained to be long and seductive--be covered up lest it incite lust.

  • By threatening to blackmail Jones, the president's lawyer managed to make his client look guilty as hell, enrage the feminists who had refrained from criticizing Clinton until then, and incite editorial boards around the country, while doing nothing to bring Jones' lawyers back to the settlement table.

  • Writing last Sunday in the New York Times Magazine , New York University politics professor Mark Lilla claims to have discovered why the Sixties still incite debate in America (under the guise of the culture wars) whereas such matters have long since been resolved in Europe: Americans naively make a religion out of democracy.

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