Examples of inflammatory in a sentence
She had an acute inflammatory reaction to the drug.
He incited the mob with an inflammatory speech.
First Known Use of inflammatory
INFLAMMATORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inflammatory for English Language Learners
medical : causing or having inflammation
: causing anger
INFLAMMATORY Defined for Kids
Definition of inflammatory for Students
1 : tending to excite anger or disorder an inflammatory speech
2 : causing or having inflammation an inflammatory disease
Legal Definition of inflammatory
: tending to cause anger, animosity, or indignation the use of an alias by a defendant is…almost always inflammatory — F. D. Doucette
Additional Notes on inflammatory
Evidence, and especially photographic evidence, may be deemed inadmissible if its inflammatory nature seriously outweighs its probative value or relevance. The mere fact that evidence is graphic or gruesome, however, is not enough to render it inadmissible.
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