Thursday, October 13, 2011

forment

foment [ foh-MENT  ]
 transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. to incite or foster or instigate
2. to treat (especially the skin) with warm water or by applying ointments
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The US has made several attempts in fomenting a coup against the Fidel Castro government in Cuba.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 During his announcement Saturday, Ortega also accused Washington of trying to foment a coup against Morales.