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Meaning of INCITATION

Pronunciation:  `insI'teyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an act of inciting
  2. [n]  something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action
 

INCITATION is a 10 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: incitement, incitement, provocation
 
 See Also: arousal, mental energy, psychic energy, rousing, signal

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In`ci*ta"tion\, n. [L. incitatio: cf. F.
incitation.]
1. The act of inciting or moving to action.

2. That which incites to action; that which rouses or
   prompts; incitement; motive; incentive.

         The noblest incitation to honest attempts. --Tatler.

 

 

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