Definitions For Incitement


  • An act of urging on or spurring on or rousing to action or instigating
  • The act of exhorting; an earnest attempt at persuasion
  • Needed encouragement
  • Something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action


  • To cause (someone) to act in an angry, harmful, or violent way
  • To cause (an angry, harmful, or violent action or feeling)

Is Incitement a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Incitement is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Incitement in a Sentence

  • The news incited widespread fear and paranoia.
  • The rock band's failure to show up incited a riot, as the crowd had waited for hours

Synonyms for Incitement

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