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What does incite insurrection mean?
Last Updated: 7th May, 2020
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Subsequently, one may also ask, how do you use insurrection in a sentence?
insurrection Sentence Examples
- After the insurrection of the 3rst of October he was imprisoned for a short time.
- On the 24th he captured Monte Rotondo, but did not enter Rome as the expected insurrection had not broken out.
what does it mean to incite something? Violent words can incite violent actions which, in turn, might incite public outcry against violence. Incite comes from a Latin verb meaning "to move into action" and if you incite someone to do something, that is exactly how to describe it. Usually it is used in a negative context.
Beside this, is incite negative word?
3 Answers. I would agree - incite carries a negative connotation, in that it can mean to cause an angry, harmful, or violent action or feeling, and as such, doesn't seem to fit your example. One can be incited to do something, and it is this action that is incited that carries positive or negative connotations.
What is a insurrection in history?
Insurrection is an uprising against a larger force that's in power. An insurrection can lead to revolution, but it is just as likely to be put down. Other words for insurrection include rebellion, revolt and uprising, the last of which is the translation of insurrection's Latin roots.