What does the word induce mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To lead to or produce.

  • Part of speech: noun


Usage examples for induce

  1. Nothing but stock- exchange business, of an important character, would induce him to leave Charlotte Halliday. – Charlotte's Inheritance by M. E. Braddon
  2. Another is that this life I now lead does not induce writing. – The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey
  3. My Lords, I must say there are many considerations which induce me to arrive at a different conclusion. – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir