Instigate synonyms

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To be the cause of; bring about; make happen; effect, induce, produce, compel, etc.
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To incite, sanction, or help, esp. in wrongdoing
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To goad is defined as to urge someone or an animal to take a specific action by providing an incentive.
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To remind (a person) of something he or she has forgotten; specif., to help (an actor, etc. who has forgotten a line) with a cue
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To rouse, stir up or excite.
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To give support to; foster:
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(Physics) To cause an electron to move to a higher than normal state; to promote an electron to an outer level.
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To arouse or incite:
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To exert or have influence on; have an effect on the nature, behavior, development, action, or thought of
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The definition of initiate is to cause something to begin or to introduce someone to some subject, topic or group.
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To provide with, or affect as, a motive or motives; incite, impel, or encourage
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(Intransitive) To act; to take action; to stir; to begin to act; as, to move in a matter.
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The definition of needle is to annoy someone by nagging or criticizing, or to pierce something as if pricked by a long thin piece of metal.
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To plan the action of (a story, etc.)
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To prod is to encourage someone to do something, or to poke at someone with your finger, foot or other pointed object.
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To anger, irritate, or annoy
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Push is defined as to press, force or urge a person or thing to move or go away.
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To incite or stimulate:
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(Intransitive) To stop either temporarily or permanently.
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To prevent the starting, advent, etc. of; preclude
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To stop; to keep (from happening). [from 16th c.]
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(Idiomatic) To encourage or coax a person to do something, especially something foolhardy or reckless.
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To stimulate as if by electric shock; rouse; stir; spur
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To urge to action through moral pressure; drive:
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To be affected by inflammation.
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To cause someone to have (a feeling or reaction); elicit or arouse:
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Pique is defined as to arouse someone's interest, curiosity or resentment.
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To pierce or puncture something or cause a pricking feeling.
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Propel is defined as to cause to move forward or onward.
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(Idiomatic) To make angry.
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To stimulate is to excite, to invigorate or to spark someone's interest.
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(Idiomatic) To start; to cause, especially used for unstable situations that may magnify if disturbed.
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To induce a powerful emotional reaction in, especially by evoking memories of past trauma.
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To raise; to excite; to stir up.
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Mix ingredients.
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To bring about or stimulate the occurrence of; cause:
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