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synonyms for incitements

  • instigation
  • provocation
  • incentive
  • incitation
  • stimulus
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antonyms for incitements

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  • hindrance
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How to use incitements in a sentence

Those signs look strangely unlike incitements to greater speed; and what mean those struggles to get loose?
SWORD AND GOWNGEORGE A. LAWRENCE
The songs are brief, wild repetitions of sentiments of heroic deeds, or incitements to patriotic or military ardour.
THE MYTHS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANSLEWIS SPENCE
This anxiety will not be one of the least incitements to the plan I propose pursuing.
KEATSSIDNEY COLVIN
But take the strongest and most pressing incitements to the corruptions of the heart, and the evil of our nature.
THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND MAGAZINE - VOLUME 10, NO. 263, JANUARY 9, 1841VARIOUS
More indirect rewards and punishments abound in all our incitements to effort and need not be mentioned here.
A LIBRARIAN'S OPEN SHELFARTHUR E. BOSTWICK
Persuasions, caresses, and threats are all thrown away upon him as incitements to study.
THE SONNETS, TRIUMPHS, AND OTHER POEMS OF PETRARCHPETRARCH
The armies, besides the incitements from these speeches, were animated by national stimulations of their own.
THE REIGN OF TIBERIUS, OUT OF THE FIRST SIX ANNALS OF TACITUSTACITUS
In this country we need no incitements to the assertion and maintenance of our rights, whether individual or national.
HOW TO BEHAVE: A POCKET MANUAL OF REPUBLICAN ETIQUETTE, AND GUIDE TO CORRECT PERSONAL HABITSSAMUEL R WELLS
They are rather provocations, incitements, challenges to an act of inquiry which is to terminate in knowledge.
RECONSTRUCTION IN PHILOSOPHYJOHN DEWEY
It was discovered that messengers had been sent to regiments at other stations, with incitements to insubordination.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 2, DECEMBER, 1857VARIOUS
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