Definition of Instigated:
- "With Axe and Rifle", W.H.G. Kingston.
Residents of Panama were likewise disturbed at this delay in an enterprise which meant great prosperity for them, and with the sympathy if not the support of the American administration, a revolt was instigated at the Isthmus and carried out under the protection of American arms on November 3, 1903. Three days later, President Roosevelt recognized the independence of the new revolutionary government.- "Contemporary American History, 1877-1913", Charles A. Beard.
At last the unknown one could no longer endure that his honours should be hidden, and revealed the truth,- in opposition, I fear, to promises to the contrary, and instigated by a conviction that if known he could turn his honours to account.- "Autobiography of Anthony Trollope", Anthony Trollope.