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    Using the Right Word: insight, incite

    Monday, March 15, 2010

    Insight is the ability to see the truth in a situation. Incite refers to provoking or encouraging.

    The new employee's insight proved extremely helpful.
    Poor communication can incite distrust in a company.

    (From Write for Business, page 232, and Proofreader's Guide PDF, page 44)