Example sentences for: instigating

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

  • While such anecdotes commonly spur alternative-medicine fads, Eby took the admirable step of instigating a 1984 clinical trial of zinc lozenges that found the treatment cut the duration of colds in half.

  • Unlike the other actors, Lee loved to fight, instigating street fracases as a teen-ager in Hong Kong.

  • Sparring over their role in instigating high-school gun battles, they fell into lock step on one point: God save us from regulation by Bob Barr and Tom DeLay.

  • However, in the spirit of the Victorian Age, the philanthropic city fathers funded the building of several major museums and parks, along with instigating social reforms which created one of the first welfare states.

  • The British and French armies established ad hoc military courts to try Kaiser Wilhelm II and more than 900 other top German officials for "unjustly" instigating the war.

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