Example sentences for: incite

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

  • 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.

  • While he tried to incite the public about these totemic reform issues, Santorum immersed himself in the far more subversive legal corruption of the campaign-finance system.

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

  • The piece has an unidentified person in black saying that anarchists had planned all along to incite the rampage.

  • 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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