From Middle French instigation, from Latininstigatio
Instigation Sentence Examples
According to others, he was poisoned by his physicians at the instigation of his son.
In 778 three high-reeves were slain at the instigation of the king.
The young people, at the countess' instigation, gathered round the clavichord and harp.
11), of the defeat of the Burgundian kings Sigimund and Godomar, and the captivity and murder of Sigimund, by the sons of Clovis, at the instigation of their mother Chrothildis, in revenge for the murder of her father Chilperich and of her mother, by Godomar; the RhenishBurgundian story of the ruin of Gundahari's kingdom by Attila's Huns.
Four years later he was murdered at Vienne in Gaul, probably at the instigation of his Frankish general Arbogast, with whom he had quarrelled.