Meaning & Definition of Incite in English
1. Give an incentive for action
- "This moved me to sacrifice my career"
2. Provoke or stir up
- "Incite a riot"
- "Set off great unrest among the people"
- set off,
- stir up
3. Urge on
- Cause to act
- "The other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window"
- egg on