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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to inflame:   (120 results)

Often used in the same context:
provoke, incite, aggravate, exacerbate, stoke, polarize, arouse, enrage, heighten, destabilize, complicate, stir, alienate, rile, undermine, dampen, depress, embolden, worsen, foment, quell, embitter, antagonize, escalate, backfire, roil, defuse, galvanize, infuriate, weaken, irritate, endanger, distort, marginalize, tamp down, ignite, unsettle, unnerve, assuage, soothe, magnify, demoralize, embarrass, appease, suppress, frighten, allay, instigate, offend, harden, reignite, agitate, exasperate, distract, diminish, intensify, vitiate, rankle, deepen, confuse, stigmatize, amplify, tarnish, traumatize, erode, communalise, overshadow, pacify, radicalize, jeopardize, dilute, stifle, placate, politicize, undercut, mollify, sensationalize, sully, erupt, disturb, embroil, endear, denigrate, deflate, imperil, intimidate, harm, scandalize, dissuade, prolong, reinforce, legitimize, ghettoize, soften, horrify, foreshadow, titillate, discredit, dispirit, dispel, excite, injure

Appears in the definition of:
irritate

More general:
aggravate, arouse, decline, elicit, enkindle, evoke, exacerbate, exasperate, fire, kindle, provoke, raise, worsen

Synonyms:
fire up, heat, ignite, stir up

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See inflame used in context: 8 rhymes, 5 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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