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Synonyms for INSTIGATE

Usage Examples for INSTIGATE

  1. Mrs. Hallam, to secure your property for that precious pet, Freddie, connives at, if she doesn't instigate, a kidnapping. - "The Black Bag" by Louis Joseph Vance
  2. To be explicit, we are told that, in the years 1651, the great confederacy of the east accused the immaculate Peter, the soul of honor and heart of steel, of secretly endeavoring, by gifts and promises, to instigate the Narroheganset, Mohaque, and Pequot Indians to surprise and massacre the Yankee settlements. - "Knickerbocker's History of New York, Complete" by Washington Irving