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EtymologyEdit

Middle French inciter, from Latin incitare (to set in motion, hasten, urge, incite), from in (in, on) + citare (to set in motion, urge), frequentative of ciere (to rouse, excite, call).

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  • enPR: ĭn.sīt', IPA(key): /ɪnˈsaɪt/

VerbEdit

incite (third-person singular simple present incites, present participle inciting, simple past and past participle incited)

  1. (transitive) To stir up or excite; to rouse or goad into action.
    The judge was told by the accused that his friends had incited him to commit the crime.

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VerbEdit

incite

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of incitar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of incitar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of incitar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of incitar

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VerbEdit

incite

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of incitar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of incitar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of incitar.