Definition of 'incitement'
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The picture then becomes not a picture at all but an incitement to righteous hatred and disgust. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It would not pass over the threshold for incitement to religious hatred. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His conviction yesterday for incitement to racial hatred and murder has provided some answers. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He called for religion not to be made the subject of new incitement to hatred laws. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There are calls for him to be charged with incitement to murder. The Sun (2012)He was jailed in 2006 for incitement to murder and incitement to hatred offences. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He has ten convictions, including five for incitement to hatred. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Let's try using the laws on incitement to racial or religious hatred. The Sun (2013)The way things are going, he was lucky not to be arrested for incitement to class hatred. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is incitement to hatred. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Laws against incitement already exist. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Act covering incitement to murder. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She is more comfortable talking about identity cards, incitement to religious hatred and other current Liberty issues. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The defendants face the same charges of incitement to murder protesters outside the presidential palace in Cairo in December last year. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'incitement'
British English: incitement NOUN
If someone is accused of incitement to violent or illegal behaviour, they are accused of encouraging people to behave in that way.
The law forbids incitement to violence.
Definition of incitement from the Collins English Dictionary
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