Definition of Instigating

1. Verb. (present participle of instigate) ¹



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Definition of Instigating

1. instigate [v] - See also: instigate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Instigating

instaunt
instauntly
instauration
instaurations
instaurator
instaurators
instead
instead of
insteep
instep
insteps
instigant
instigate
instigated
instigates
instigating (current term)
instigatingly
instigation
instigations
instigative
instigator
instigators
instigatour
instigatrix
instil
instill
instillation
instillations
instillator
instilled

Literary usage of Instigating

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1. History of the Discovery and Settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi, by by John Wesley Monette (1848)
"British Policy of instigating savage Warfare.—Population and Settlements in 1813.—Origin of Creek Hostilities.—Prosperous Condition of the Creeks iu 1812. ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"Charges of unpremeditated homicide, or of instigating another to inflict bodily harm ... The punishment for instigating a crime was thc same as for actually ..."

3. Diary of Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy Under Lincoln and Johnson by Gideon Welles (1911)
"XVI Donald McKay compliments the Navy Department — The War Department suspected of instigating Attacks on the Navy Department ..."

4. Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the by William Scott (1820)
"Cassius instigating Brutus to join the Conspiracy against Cesar.—TRAG. OF JULIUS CESAR* HONOR is the subject of my story. I cannot tell what you and other ..."

5. Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the by William Scott (1829)
"Cassius instigating Brutus to join the against Cesar.—TRAG. OF JULIUS CESAE. HONOUR is the subject of my story. I cannot tell what you and other men Think ..."

6. The Advocate of Peace by American Peace Society (1857)
"THE CLERGY instigating WAR. It is well known to every reader of history, that the chief foreign wars of England were for centuries wa<>ed to bring France ..."

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