instigation

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Synonyms for instigation

Synonyms for instigation

something that incites especially a violent response

Synonyms for instigation

the verbal act of urging on

Related Words

deliberate and intentional triggering (of trouble or discord)

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Direct attacks on any person, family, religion or ethnicity will not be tolerated, that includes, but not limited to, threats and instigations, personal attacks and jokes.
Minister Lavrov voiced regret over the instigations by some 'foreign players' in calling on the opposition to reject dialogue, describing such instigations as 'wrong', 'provocative' and as 'leading to nothing new'.
As for the videotapes and wiretaped conversations that prosecutors have on hand, the attorneys suggested statements were miscontrued, made in anger, or the result of Castro's continued instigations.