Definition of fomenting. Meaning of fomenting. Synonyms of fomenting
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Definition of fomenting
FomentingFoment Fo*ment", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fomented; p. pr. & vb.
n. Fomenting.] [F. fomenter, fr. L. fomentare, fr. fomentum
(for fovimentum) a warm application or lotion, fr. fovere to
warm or keep warm; perh. akin to Gr. ? to roast, and E.
1. To apply a warm lotion to; to bathe with a cloth or sponge
wet with warm water or medicated liquid.
2. To cherish with heat; to foster. [Obs.]
Which these soft fires . . . foment and warm.
3. To nurse to life or activity; to cherish and promote by
excitements; to encourage; to abet; to instigate; -- used
often in a bad sense; as, to foment ill humors. --Locke.
But quench the choler you foment in vain. --Dryden.
Exciting and fomenting a religious rebellion.
Meaning of fomenting from wikipedia
- date december
is an inchoate
or anticipatory offence
akin to attempt
or conspiracy under
law of england
- cinematographic fomenting company
(focine) : on july 28, 1978 the compañía de fomento
cinematográfico (focine) (cinematographic fomenting
and its fatah brigade
a revolt, they entered lebanon
and the cross-border violence
- mlimo, the ndebele spiritual
leader, is credited
much of the anger
that led to this confrontation. he convinced
- they finally began
2011 when they attacked
from the west of the city, as well as fomenting
- it was formed
with the aid and direction
of the united states government following
the gulf war , for the purpose
as locals, entered jammu
with the intention
an insurgency among kashmiri muslim
- and co-heiress of louis
de bourbon, comte
, who would
in 1641 while fomenting rebellion against cardinal richelieu
- challenged publicly
by such figures
as mario vargas llosa
evo of fomenting racial divisions
in an increasingly mestizo latin
the russian annexation
in 1801, alexander spent
the rest of his life in trying
the new regime