Example sentences for: instigated

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

  • Buchanan honors Charles Lindbergh as a heroic voice of isolationism and outrageously argues that the West instigated war with the Nazi regime.

  • Synthesis of MMPs such as collagenase I (MMP-1), gelatinase B (MMP-9) and matrilysin (MMP-7) has been shown to be dependent on the synthesis of PG E 2 , suggesting that alterations in MMP expression may be instigated by alterations in PG synthesis [ 27, 28, 29, 30].

  • The program was instigated after the 1997–1998 fires created a regional haze hazard, largely because of peat deposits up to 20 meters (21.

  • The star-struck Lewinsky appears to have instigated a relationship with Clinton.

  • Tanenhaus accuses Chambers of having inadvertently instigated McCarthyism, and "shows us Chambers' paranoia, his introversion, his sententiousness" (Stephen Koch, the Wall Street Journal ). (Also, see Slate's mildly critical review by Ann Douglas.)


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