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adjective as in inflamed

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These comments incited an uproar among Iroquois fans believing Kessenich had disrespected their tradition.

Even after the generals purged him in 2006, he incited insurrection during the Red Shirt riots that rocked Bangkok in 2010.

Brotherhood leaders have incited their followers to attack Christian homes, shops, schools and churches throughout the country.

The Kahanist ideology arguably motivated and incited numerous instances of violence against Palestinians.

I therefore have never experienced the confusion of caring for someone who profoundly incited my temper.

The working man was incited to contemplate the beauty of the night's rest that followed on the exhaustion of the day.

There was evidence that one girl had incited seven boys to sexual misbehaviour on the way home from a co-educational school.

But a fanatical or parricide priest is not incited in this way; heaven is held out to him, and not a woman.

Who does not see that the child is incited and encouraged and stimulated by every sentiment to which you should appeal?

Incited by these words, the boatmen again worked manfully but it soon become evident that they could not escape the Tartars.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to incited, such as: aroused, angered, and angry.

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