instigar
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instigar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to incite
El líder político instigó a sus seguidores a que incendiaran el ayuntamiento.The political leader incited his followers to burn down the town hall.
b. to instigate
Uno de los marinos instigó al resto de la tripulación a amotinarse.One of the sailors instigated the rest of the crew to mutiny.
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instigar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a.
instigar a alguien (a que haga algo)to instigate somebody (to do something)
instigar a algoto incite to something
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instigar
transitive verb
to incite
instigar a algn a hacer algo to incite o induce sb to do sth; instigar a la sublevación to incite to riot
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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