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inflammatory

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of inflammatory

  1. tending to excite political disorder or insurrection <the restless crowd was stirred up by the inflammatory rhetoric> Synonyms incendiary, seditious Related Words agitational, instigative, provocative; mutinous, rebellious, revolutionary Near Antonyms conciliatory, pacific; diplomatic; calming, soothing





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to criticize in a loud and angry way

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